World Defense Show 2024
Saudia Technic recently concluded its successful participation in the second edition of the World Defense Show 2024, a prestigious event gathering government and private entities from the defense and security industry worldwide. Held under the patronage of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman and the esteemed leadership of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Prime Minister and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the General Authority for Military Industries (GAMI), the event took place in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia from February 4th to 8th.
At the show, Saudia Technic showcased cutting-edge technology and a comprehensive range of services aimed at advancing the aviation maintenance sector. The meticulously designed pavilion served as a spectacular showcase of the company's industry capabilities, featuring the Manufacture & Design Center (MDC), ST Nova, MRO Village, APU, and the unveiling of the first-of-its-kind "Mobile MRO Base" in the MENA region, a revolutionary concept that is an integrated and fully-equipped unit provides maintenance services for helicopters, military aircraft, and advanced air mobility, boasting exceptional flexibility and mobility.
The event witnessed an exceptional turnout of visitors, including high-level officials such as HRH Lt. Gen. Turki bin Bandar bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Commander of the Royal Saudi Air Forces, H.E. Engr. Saleh Al-Jasser, Minister of Transport and Logistic Services, H.E. President of the General Authority for Civil Aviation (GACA) Abdulaziz Al-Duailej, as well as H.E. Engr. Ibrahim Al-Omar, Director General of Saudia Group.
During the event, Saudia Technic signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Embraer to strengthen cooperation in Commercial Aviation, focusing on maintenance and training capabilities for the E2 jets family, demonstrating its commitment to collaboration and partnership.
Overall, Saudia Technic's participation in the World Defense Show 2024 underscores its commitment to playing a key role in the defense and security sector locally and globally, as well as its pursuit of excellence and success.