Bahrain International Defense Exhibition & Conference (BIDEC 2017) will feature a large Saudi Pavilion led by Military Industries Corporation (MIC) Saudi Arabia, who will be showcasing their defense equipment including the following:
- Products of the Military Uniforms & Accessories Factory (MUAF)
- Weapons & Ammunitions
- Products of the Armored Vehicles and Heavy Equipment Factory (AVF)
- Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) which are produced by MIC
- Military Radio Communication Devices (SDR), which are manufactured by MIC with sophisticated and advanced specifications
This announcement further enforces the Saudi Arabia - Bahrain relationship, with Saudi Armed Forces VIP delegations already confirmed to attend the event.
Following the launch of Saudi Arabian Military Industries (SAMI), a new Saudi national military industries company, Saudi Arabia is looking to increase defense manufacturing capabilities, with MIC and SAMI at the forefront of this. There will be many opportunities for visitors and exhibitors to discuss these developments on the Saudi Pavilion at BIDEC 2017.
Held under the patronage of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, and organized by Clarion Events, the Bahrain International Defense Exhibition & Conference (BIDEC) will take place 16-18 October 2017 at the Bahrain International Exhibition & Convention Centre.
The inaugural BIDEC is fully supported by the Bahrain Defense Force, and presents a brand new opportunity for exhibitors to showcase the latest technology, equipment and hardware across land, sea and air. Bahrain Defense Force is currently upgrading its capabilities and systems.