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The UAE Ministry of Defense and Tawazun Economic Council have signed an MOU to establish and organize Research and Development (R&D) planning and execution for the defense and security sectors. The MOU was signed by H.E. Major General Staff Pilot Ishaq Saleh Al-Balushi, Assistant Undersecretary for Industries, Ministry of Defense and H.E. Tareq Abdulraheem Al Hosani, Chief Executive Officer of Tawazun Economic Council.

Rosoboronexport, part of the Rostec State Corporation, and the Jordanian company Jadara Equipment and Defense Systems have agreed to open a licensed production of Kornet-E anti-tank guided missiles (ATGM) in Jordan. As part of IDEX 2021, the parties agreed to organize licensed assembly of 9M133-1 and 9M133F-1 missiles for the Kornet-E ATGM system.

The history of CSM INDUSTRY began in Czechoslovakia in 1967. In 1976, the production of the legendary universal finishing machine UDS started. In 50 years, more than 30,000 UDS machines and construction mechanisms have been manufactured and exported worldwide. The machine is designed primarily to support the Army Engineers and has its application wherever it is necessary to intervene immediately to save lives and property, natural and natural disasters, fires, and industrial disasters. It also plays an important role in military deployment, in providing technical means and structures supporting the activities of combat units.

The new European Tactical UAV, specially designed for the effective border surveillance and reconnaissance of threats and high value targets, will be of Hellenic provenance. INTRACOM DEFENSE (IDE) signed with the European Commission, the Grant Agreement for the 9.7 million € funding of the LOTUS – Low Observable Tactical Unmanned System program, approved last July in the framework of EDIDP (European Defense Industrial Development Program).

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, has issued two resolutions appointing Tawazun Economic Council (Tawazun) to manage the procurements and contracts of the UAE Armed Forces and Abu Dhabi Police. The resolution also mandates Tawazun to enforce the execution of the Tawazun Economic Program in the defense and security sectors.

NIMR, the leading manufacturer of combat-proven wheeled military vehicles,unveils the second-generation of its AJBAN 4x4 and HAFEET 6x6 platforms during this edition of the International Defence Exhibition & Conference (IDEX 2021), scheduled to run from 21 to 25 February 2021 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre. With these launches, the company continues to push the boundaries in terms of technical excellence, dynamic performance, and modular structural design.

Steadicopter, a leader in the Rotary Unmanned Aerial Systems (RUAS) industry, is expanding the applications for the Black Eagle family to include homeland security, police, offshore and military ISR missions. Exhibiting for the first time at the IDEX event, the company will highlight the capabilities of the lightweight unmanned robotic helicopter that enable it to meet the various challenges of HLS, military forces and law enforcement agencies.

NIMR, the leading manufacturer of combat-proven wheeled military vehicles, today signed a Teaming Agreement with Saudi Arabian Military Industries (SAMI), a wholly owned subsidiary of the Public Investment Fund, to establish a framework for future collaboration to explore opportunities for the JAIS 4x4 vehicle in Saudi Arabia. The deal was inked on the sidelines of the ongoing International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX 2021) that runs until 25 February at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC).

According to a press release published during IDEX 2021, a subdivision of EDGE, the company AL TARIQ involved in the design and manufacturing of precision-guided munitions (PGMs), is showcasing its integration of the AL TARIQ guidance kit on a newly developed Penetration Warhead. The program is currently in the final phases of qualification and field testing and will be ready for production towards the end of 2021.

Milanion Group’s new AGEMA UGV will be unveiled mounted with MSP’s next-generation Loitering Munitions System at IDEX 2021 in Abu Dhabi. Following the successful teaming agreement between UAE-based Milanion Group and Polish company MSP, the coming together of the two autonomous unmanned systems will deliver unprecedented loitering munitions support. The intelligent and agile system, through rapid deployment, will allow commanders to successfully plan and execute missions on the modern battlefield, keeping personnel out of harm’s way.

In a move to bolster armed forces’ tactical situational awareness and precision strike capabilities while minimising personnel risk and collateral damage, Paramount Advanced Technologies (PAT), subsidiary to Paramount Group, the global aerospace and technology company, has announced the launch of its long-range, precision strike and cost-effective swarming UAV system, N-Raven.

Tawazun Economic Council and the UAE's flagship satellite services operator, Yahsat, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish a new company to develop critical in-country capabilities in relation to the development and manufacture of advanced satcom solutions within the UAE, with a focus on building intellectual property locally for increased national security and advanced technology development.

The joint venture between Strategic Development Fund (SDF) and EOS Defence Systems Pty Limited (EOS) have signed a collaboration agreement with EDGE Precision Industries (EPI) for the manufacturing and supply of high precision components of the new 14.5 x 114 mm Light-Weight weapon system, currently under development for production in the UAE.

The first Russian-made export-oriented unmanned combat aerial vehicle (UCAV) Orion-E has broken its cover at the IDEX 2021 defense show being held in Abu Dhabi (the United Arab Emirates) between February 21-25.

HALCON, a regional leader in the production and supply of precision-guided weapons, unveils SkyKnight - the first UAE designed and manufactured counter-rocket, artillery, and mortar (C-RAM) missile system, on display at the International Defence and Exhibition Conference (IDEX) 2021 taking place in the UAE capital, Abu Dhabi 21 – 25 February.

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