The UAE will host Expo 2020!
  • Arabic
Supported by the UAE National Media Council
We are in the process of developing and improving our website, and we invite you to participate in our brief survey to measure the level of your satisfaction
Satisfaction Survey For UAE Interact Website
رغبة منا بالتعرف على مستوى رضاكم عن موقعنا وبهدف تطويره وتحسينه، فقد قمنا بتصميم استبيان سريع لقياس مدى الرضا عن موقع دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة روعي في تصميم الاستبيان أن يكون قصيرا وسريعا كي لا نطيل عليكم، وعليه نرجو منكم التكرم باستكماله عن طريق الرابط التالي
استبيان رضا المتعاملين عن موقع دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة

Hamdan bin Zayed opens NAVDEX

posted on 18/02/2013: 3811 views

H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler's Representative in the Western Region, opened yesterday the second Naval Defence Exhibition (NAVDEX), the leading event of its kind in the Middle East and North Africa region.

Organised by Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company in association with the UAE Armed Forces on the dock edge at the ADNEC Marina, NAVDEX is the naval and maritime security section of the tri-service exhibition IDEX.

Flanked by Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Major General Isa Saif Al Mazrouie, Deputy Chief of Staff and Rear Admiral Ibrahim al Musharrakh, Commander of UAE Naval Forces, Sheikh Hamdan toured the exhibition which features local and international exhibitors who specialise in naval, maritime and coastal security technology, equipment and crafts.

NAVIDEX has nearly doubled in size since the previous edition, attracting 80 companies representing 15 nations.

Sheikh Hamdan was briefed during his tour on latest maritime technology including: maritime defence and security workboats, command and control systems, navigation and communication systems, and weapons and combat systems.

The expanded quay wall will allow capacity to host nine visiting vessels from five nations, as opposed to the three on display in 2011. America, Italy, France, the UK and Pakistan are bringing a range of mine hunters, missile corvettes and multi supply ships to help showcase technologies from the respective nations. The visiting vessels will be joined by a collection UAE ships on rotation throughout the exhibition. - Emirates News Agency, WAM


12 September 2013 IDEX leads UAE participation at DSEI in London
26 June 2013 ADNEC promotes Saleh Al Marzooqi to IDEX CEO after record 2013 event
26 May 2013 IDEX 2013 wins the "Best Exhibition" at Middle East Event Awards 2013
12 May 2013 IDEX organises UAE National Pavilion at major defence exhibition IDEF'13, in Istanbul
22 February 2013 IDEX concludes largest exhibition to date

Most Read