After four years the defense industry is happy to welcome back the African Aerospace and Defense expo at Waterkloof airbase. The five day event has 200 exhibitors from 24 countries. The most prominent country is Turkey who has 24 exhibitors present showcasing products from various disciplines within the defense industry.
The USA has 11 exhibition stands as well as three planes present.
South African exhibitors include Denel and Armscor as well as many other companies.
Germany, Russia, Belgium and Pakistan are a few of the countries to be making their mark at this prestigious expo.
The air show scheduled for the weekend is bound to be the highlight of the show where visitors can expect many jaw dropping moments.
Minister of Defense and Military Veterans Thandi Modise expressed her gratitude to Professor DR. Ismail Demir, President of Defense Industries in Turkey for their participation at the event.
by Marion Kate