Tourist routes to the 100th anniversary of Mikhail Kalashnikov were presented in Udmurtia. The press office of the head and government of the republic reports that the event was held on the basis of the permanent representative office of the head of the region under the President of Russia.
This year is special for us; we celebrate the centenary of the birth of Mikhail Timofeevich Kalashnikov. A whole complex of activities will be held throughout the country. This is not only our Udmurt holiday, it is a national holiday
The program will comprise three routes: «Izhevsk-Kalashnikov», «UdmurtiaZAVODIT», «Izhevsk-the Arming Capital of Russia».
The second route «UdmurtiaZAVODIT» is focused on the story about the history of the industrial enterprises of the republic. Tourists will visit the production: LADA Izhevsk LLC, Izhstal PJSC, Kalashnikov Concern JSC, Aksion-Holding Izhevsk Motor-Building Plant JSC, SEGZ JSC, Elecond OJSC, Sarapul Confectionary Factory and others.
The third route, Izhevsk – the arms capital of Russia, is dedicated to places connected with the history of weapons, its current situation, as well as famous personalities who made a contribution to the strengthening of Russia's defense.