TITLE

10th Anniversary and a Lot Going On

PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Armada International;Jun/Jul2011, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Proceeding
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the highlights of the 10th International Defence Exhibition & Conference (Idex) in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates in February 2011. While majority of the displays were about armoured vehicles of all sizes and types like the Close Combat Vehicle upgraded by Rheinmetall, there were also weapons such as ATK's Maws gun mount, electronics including the Scout vertilift microdrone by Datron and simulation systems of Virtsim. It notes the presence of France's Défense Conseil International in terms of education, training and support.
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61252932

 

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