AAD 2018 Official Online Show Daily News - Report - Coverage - Web TV

Pretoria, September 21, 2018 – HENSOLDT, the leading sensor solutions house, will consolidate its two South African subsidiaries GEW Technologies (Pty) Ltd and HENSOLDT Optronics (Pty) Ltd under the HENSOLDT brand, thus creating a single point of entry for its South African business.

South African defense Company Milkor unveils its new 4x armored vehicle at AAD 2018, the International Aerospace and Defense Exhibition in South Africa. with this new vehicle, MILKOR offers a new design of armored vehicle that can be used by defense forces, police, and security forces as armored personnel carrier, ambulance, anti-riot vehicle as well as command vehicle.

South African defence Company Denel presents its concept of "Africa Truck" in live demonstration at Africa Aerospace & Defence exhibition AAD 2018, a potential logistical support vehicle for defence organisations and military forces of Africa. This demonstrator is based on the RG31 Mk6 4x4 MRAP mine protected vehicle but in 6x6 configuration.

Reutech Communications, a division of Reutech (Pty) Ltd, a leading military communications company since 1968, is introducing its comprehensive range of secure Combat Net Radios (CNR). This CNR family, along with the associated equipment and management software, covering the full spectrum of CNR requirements, is being offered in selective markets, either directly or through local partnerships.

South Africa's latest long-range artillery system made its international debut at the international defence exhibition AAD 2018 in South Africa. The T5-52 155mm truck-mounted gun system has been developed and manufactured by Denel Land Systems and might soon become part of the firepower in the arsenal of the South African Army.

Denel’s solution for the growing need for high-quality, yet affordable, combat vehicles – the RG41 – is on display at the Africa Aerospace and Defence Exhibition in Tshwane this week. The RG41 is a new generation wheeled armoured combat vehicle and a cost-effective solution for clients who require a combination of high mobility, protection and fire power, says Mxolisi Makhatini, the CEO of Denel Vehicle Systems.

Nigerian Company Proforce at AAD 2018, the International Aerospace and Defense exhibition in South Africa to promote its full range of combat and security vehicles including MRAP, APC and light tactical vehicles. PROFORCE LIMITED was incorporated in 2008 as a total defence solution provider specializing in armored vehicles and personal protection. The company’s focus is on the delivery of confidence in protective mobility.

Canadian-based Company Streit Group unveils a 4x4 Armored Personnel Carrier APC vehicle nicknamed Falcon at AAD 2018, the International Aerospace and Defense Exhibition that takes place in South Africa. Falcon-APC Armored Personnel Carrier can be deployed for various missions as peace keeping operations, convoy escort, counter terrorist operations and more.

President’s Cyril Ramaphosa promotes development at the AAD 2018 Expo Official Opening. “South Africa views the role of the military in the modern context as a developmental force, both nationally and continentally”, this is the view from President Cyril Ramaphosa in his opening address of the 10th Africa Aerospace and Defence exhibition, taking place from 19 to 23 September at the Waterkloof air force base in Pretoria.

The South African Company Paramount Group a world leader in the development and manufacturing of defense and security products will present its full range of military equipment in the fields of land, air and Navy at AAD 2018, the Africa Aerospace and Defense Exhibition that will be held at the Air Force Base Waterkloof, in the City of Tshwane – South Africa’s administrative capital from the 19 to 23 September 2018.

For the the first time in the history of AAD (Africa Aerospace and Defence exhibition), the Belgian Company Army Recognition Group is appointed with its online Defense and Security magazine Army Recognition, as Official Online Show Daily News and Official Web TV for AAD 2018 that will be held from the 19 to 23 September 2018 at the Waterkloof Air Force Base in the City of Tshwane – South Africa’s administrative capital. The organizers of AAD 2018 understood the interest to use the international notoriety and popularity of Army Recognition online Global Defence & Security magazine to spread all activities of the event and to provide the exhibitors with a global online window in parallel with AAD 2018 exhibition about the latest defence and security technologies and innovations.

With less than two months to opening day, the 10th edition of Africa Aerospace & Defence (AAD) is gaining increased attention from exhibitors and other role players in the aerospace and defence field. This is exemplified by the number of confirmed exhibitors, the record number of national pavilions confirmed to date, as well as major sponsors that have pledged support towards the event.