KADDB Investment Group (KIG) and its affiliates have concluded a successful participation in the International Defence Industry Fair (IDEF) 2017, in Istanbul – Turkey during the period of 9th – 12th May. 

KIG’s booth was in Hall 2; Stand Number No. 246. The booth was visited by the Turkish Defence Minister as well as leading VIP delegations and decision makers in the defence industry.

During the event, KIG affiliates displayed a number of their most unique products such as the upgraded Snake Head Cupola MKIIIA by JordanAMCO; which is a fully closed cupola fitted on a hybrid ring mount with 13 vision blocks, enabling the gunner to have wide surveillance angles of the perimeter around the vehicle. The upgraded MKIIIA model is equipped with a new front shield fitted on the weapon mount. The shield moves up and down providing the gunner full protection in the area around the gun barrel in addition to a curved vision block to enhance gunners’ vision.

JLVM demonstrated models of Al Jawad MKIV and Al Wahsh, the newest editions of its armoured internal security vehicles (ISV), as well as a model of its mobile medical solution “Four Red”; which is a fully equipped ambulance capable of carrying four emergency cases. 

First Armour displayed its unique helmets and body armour as well as its low weight ballistic plates with less than 1 kg. In addition, First Armour displayed its special boots, which are manufactured using injection technology. 

Aselsan Middle East displayed its state-of-the-art products in the Night and Thermal Vision Imaging Systems as well as its new UAV. 

Jorammo displayed its NATO and CIP certified ammunition for the 9mm, 5.56mm, and 7.62mm, in addition to the various shot shell calibers. 

While Arab Ready Meals (ARM) displayed varieties of the Meals Ready to Eat (MREs) which have 2 years shelf life, without preservatives or special storing conditions, and can be customised to different cuisines and calories requirements.