Abu Dhabi, February 23, 2023 - PTDI Public Relations
PT Dirgantara Indonesia (PTDI) together with 4 Indonesian defense industries that are members of the Defend ID Holding, namely PT Len Industri (Persero), PT Pindad, PT Dahana and PT PAL Indonesia participated in the International Defense Exhibition (IDEX 2023) which took place on February 20-24, 2023 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC).
Since the opening of the exhibition, Indonesia Pavilion B-024 has been visited by several high-ranking officials from various countries, including UAE National Security Advisor, Sheikh Tahnoun bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Mauritanian Minister of Defense, Hanenne Ould Sidi and Mauritanian KASAU, Brigadier General Hamady Mohamed Ely Maouloud, as well as Indonesian Minister of Defense, Prabowo Subianto in which Defend ID's superior products are displayed, where PTDI's products are CN235-220 MPA and N219 Amphibi, as well as several private companies providing aircraft components, in this case Nexeya with mission system products and MS Tech with C705 Missile products, as well as other private companies / industries engaged in the global supply chain for defense products.
PTDI's participation in IDEX 2023 is an effort to strengthen cooperation with several strategic partners, penetrate new contracts / jobs, and maintain a presence in the global market. Thus, this will certainly also encourage the increase in Defend ID's achievements and achievements in achieving Defend ID's target as the Top 50 Global Defense Company in 2024.
"For the UAE market, PTDI will always support the needs of the UAE Air Force, especially with CN235 and N219 products. The closest activity that will be realized is the work of the Service Life Extension Program (SLEP) of the UAE Air Force's CN235 aircraft and also the potential upgrade of CN235-100 aircraft to CN235-220, so that it is ensured that the aircraft can have a new service life and can operate with better performance, and is equipped with more modern avionics," said Gita Amperiawan, President Director of PTDI.
IDEX 2023 is the only international defense exhibition and conference in the MENA region that highlights the latest military technology in the land, sea and air defense sectors. The exhibition is an excellent platform for PTDI to build and strengthen relationships with government departments, businesses and armed forces across the region.
"IDEX 2023 is an extraordinary event for the defense industry, PTDI's products and capabilities in the aerospace sector are expected to receive special attention from countries in the world, including aircraft maintenance services by PTDI, especially in the Asia, Africa and Middle East regions which are currently our priority markets," added Gita Amperiawan, President Director of PTDI.
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