Conferences & Events
Egypt’s Arms Imports Skyrocketed in 2015
Egypt’s arms imports have shot up since the 2011 revolution, with sales particularly high in 2015, according to data compiled by Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), an international think tank based in
North Africa’s Defense Spending to Hit US$ 31 Billion by 2020
North Africa’s strong defense spending will reach USD 31 billion by 2020, emphasizing the commitment to regional security and national resilience, industry experts announced at the International Conference for Security and National
Charles de Gaulle Carrier Joins Egypt-France Military Drill
Egypt and France began on Sunday a joint military exercise termed as the “Ramses-2016” in the coastal city of Alexandria along the Mediterranean.According to Egyptian military, the joint venture off the coast of Egypt will go on for several weeks.
Russian Helicopters to Offer After Sales Services in Egypt
Russian Helicopters (part of State Corporation Rostec) is preparing to provide after sales service and maintenance for Russian-made helicopters operated in Egypt. The repair base in Heluane
Egyptian President, Russian Defense Minister Discuss Regional Security
Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said at a Tuesday meeting in Cairo with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi that Russia appreciates Egypt’s role in achieving security and stability in the region, according to a statement released by the
Russia Ready to Supply Helicopter Tools to Egypt’s Mistrals
Russian Helicopters company is ready to supply helicopter equipment necessary for the Mistral ships for Egypt, the company said
DCNS to Deliver 2 MISTRAL-Class Ships to Egyptian Navy
On 10October, DCNS signed a contract with the Ministry of Defence of the Arab Republic of Egypt for the supply of two MISTRAL-class projection and command ships (BPCs). After the delivery of a FREMM frigate and the construction of four GOWIND® 2500
Source: “Egypt Orders 50 Russian Alligator Helicopters”
Russia and Egypt have signed an agreement on supplies of 50 helicopters of the Ka-52 Alligator family and Moscow does not rule out delivery of the deck-based version of these helicopters that were designed for the defaulted Mistral project, a
France to Sell Two Mistral Helicopter Carriers to Egypt
France has agreed to sell two Mistral helicopter carriers to Egypt for 950 million Euros (656 million pounds) after their sale to Russia was cancelled in August, French officials said on Wednesday.
Sagem, Egypt’s AOI-Aircraft Factory to Collaborate on Drones
Sagem (Safran) and Egyptian manufacturer AOI-Aircraft Factory have signed an exclusive commercial and industrial collaboration agreement concerning the Patroller™ surveillance drone system, to address the requirements of the Egyptian Ministry of
Egypt’s Armed Forces Chief Meets UK Defence Secretary
Michael Fallon, UK’s Defence Secretary has welcomed Egypt's Armed Forces Chief of Staff during a visit to London to discuss defence cooperation.
Egyptian Army Launches Major Military Operation in Sinai
Egypt has launched a “major military operation” against ISIS militants, the Army announced in a statement on Tuesday, killing 29 people.
France, Egypt in Talks Over 2 Mistral Helicopter Carriers
France is in talks to sell two Mistral helicopter carriers to Egypt after their sale to Russia was cancelled earlier this month, two sources close to the matter said.
Saudi Arabia, Egypt Eye French Helicopter Carriers
About 10 countries, including Egypt and Saudi Arabia, are interested in buying two French helicopter carriers whose planned sale to Russia has been cancelled due to the Ukraine crisis, a source familiar with the situation
Egypt Receives Eight F-16 Block 52 Aircraft from the U.S.
The United States delivered eight F-16 Block 52 aircraft to Cairo, as a part of its commitment to upgrade Egypt’s military might in light of current terrorist threats, the US Embassy in Cairo said Thursday.
Saudi Arabia, Egypt Agree to Boost Military & Economic Ties
Egypt and Saudi Arabia signed a pact in Cairo Thursday aimed at boosting military and economic ties between the two Arab
THE WORLD DEFENSE ALMANAC
Seoul ADEX 2019
15 - 20
Seoul International Aerospace and Defense Exhibition 2019 - South Korea
28 - 30
Manama - Bahrain
21st Annual Global MilSatCom
05 - 07
London - United Kingdom
9th Dubai International Air Chiefs Conference
Dubai - United Arab Emirates