Following many-year tradition, the fourth day of the International Defence Industry Exhibition culminates with the grand gala ceremony; the best products and defense sector companies are presented awards and accolades. President of Poland Mr. Andrzej Duda also bestowed his award
MSPO's tradition is to bestow important accolades and distinctions. During the official ceremony held in the Targi Kielce's Congress Centre's Omega Hall there was the awarding ceremony of: the Republic of Poland President's Award, Special Award of the Minister of National Defence and the Defender Award. Honours were granted by the Chief Commander of the Police, the Chief Commander of State Fire Services, the Commander in Chief of the Border Guards as well as awards of the Head of the Inspectorate for Armed Forces Support, the Commander General of General Command of Branches of Armed Forces. The winners of the shooting competition for military attaches were presented cups, also the companies which celebrate their anniversaries gained recognition.
The shooting competitions was organized under the honorary patronage of the Chief of the General Staff of the Polish Armed Forces General Mieczysław Gocuł and the Police Superintendent Jaroslaw Szymczyk PhD. The cups were presented to military attaches.
Category - handgun category
1. Commander Thomas KIERSTEAD USA
2. Major Mark Sturgeon - USA
3. Colonel Zlatko Vehovar Slovenia
Category - riffle
1. Colonel Tamás Melke - Hungary
2. Colonel Zlatko Vehovar Slovenia
3. Commander Thomas KIERSTEAD USA