Riyadh: Underlining its commitment to advancing Saudi Arabia’s indigenous military industries sector, Advanced Electronics Company (AEC), a Saudi Arabian Military Industries (SAMI) company, today announced that it will participate in the 2019 edition of Dubai Airshow set to take place from 17 – 21 November at Dubai World Central.
As part of its participation in the biggest aerospace event in the Middle East, Asia, and Africa, AEC will showcase its world-class portfolio of Avionics, Electronics, C5ISR, and Electronic Warfare products and services.
In keeping with its commitment to playing a key role in the localization of 50 percent of the Kingdom’s military and security spending as envisaged in the Saudi Vision 2030, the company will also explore new industry partnership opportunities during the five-day aviation trade show to facilitate the transfer of knowledge and technology to build innovative solutions within the Kingdom.
Commenting on the participation, Abdulaziz Al Duailej, CEO of AEC, said: “As one of the most important events on the global aerospace industry calendar, Dubai Airshow has evolved over the years into an ideal platform for businesses that are keen to expand their horizons. At AEC, we are excited to showcase our wide-ranging capabilities at this strategic show to cement our pre-eminent position in the regional market. We are confident that our participation will help us to build new industry relationships and strengthen our long-standing partnerships to take forward Saudi Arabia’s vision for the military industries sector.”
AEC will put on display its flagship C5ISR systems and solutions that include Cyber Security, Security Information and Event Management (SIEM), Data Diode, Air Observation Systems (AOS), Command and Control systems (C4ISR).
AEC’s wide-ranging offerings on show under the Electronic Warfare category will include Anti-Drone System and Electronic Intelligence (ELINT). The company will also highlight its Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul (MRO) and Manufacturing (MFG) capabilities.
The Advanced Electronics Company (AEC)
Established in 1998, the Advanced Electronics Company (AEC) is a leading Saudi company in the field of the electronics, technology & manufacturing industry. It is a key player in realizing the Kingdom’s Vision 2030.
AEC is distinguished by its high-quality projects and efficient and timely execution, and it is committed to the highest quality standards. The company adopts a customer-centric approach and has occupied a leading role for almost three decades through four main sectors: defence and aerospace, Information and Communication Technology, and energy and security.
The company employs more than 2,100 employees,more than 80 percent of whom are Saudis, while the AEC team includes more than 300 highly skilled and certified Saudi engineers working in various departments. It is an essential enabler to realizing the Kingdom’s Vision 2030 by localizing 50 percent of military industries, implementing a digital transformation, localizing and developing the energy sector, and developing human resources.
© Press Release 2019