The Chilean Ministry of Defense announced it has withdrawn an invitation to any Russian company that had been scheduled to participate in the 2022 International Air and Space Show.
Chile joins several other countries that have taken action exclude Russia from their events in a sign of opposiion to Russia’s military invasion of Ukraine that was ordered by president Vladimir Putin.
”Because of the Russian aggression to Ukraine and which was condemned by Chile, the Ministry of Defense reports that the government of Chile has withdrawn the invitation to the Russian companies for their participation in the International Air and Space Show, FIDAE, points out the official release.
The event which is scheduled to take place in Chile from April 5 to 10, is expected to bring together over 400 companies linked to space technology as well as commercial, civil and defense air industry from over forty countries.
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