MELBOURNE, A delegation of the Ministry of Defence, headed by Major General Pilot Abdullah Al Sayyed Al Hashemi, Assistant Under-Secretary of Defence for Support Services, attended the opening of the Australian International Airshow and Aerospace & Defence Exposition 2019, which is being held in Melbourne from 26th February to 3rd March.

The delegation toured the exhibition, which includes several pavilions of countries and international companies that specialise military aviation, where they were briefed about the latest technologies and equipment, as well as the latest developments in the international aviation industry, especially in the area of defence.

Al Hashemi highlighted the global importance of the exhibition and appreciated the invitation to attend it while praising its organisation and the participation of major aviation companies.

The Australian International Airshow and Aerospace & Defence Exposition is one of Asia-Pacific's most prestigious aviation and aerospace events and the most comprehensive aviation, aerospace and defence exposition in the southern hemisphere.

Source: Emirates News Agency