LONDON, 16-2-2015 — /EuropaWire/ — We will be showcasing a wide spectrum of products and high-end technologies for air, land, sea and cyber
Our presence at IDEX will span a number of our businesses including a strong focus on advanced solutions and technologies such as the M777, M109 and the Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System (APKWSTM) laser guided rocket weapons systems, and electronic solutions including the LiteHUD technology for pilots and the Q-Warrior soldier augmented reality display.
These will take their place next to air sector products, including a full size replica and simulator of Eurofighter Typhoon, the advanced swing-role fighter, allowing visitors to understand the flight capabilities of the jet. Additional Typhoon-linked technologies on show include the Striker I Helmet Mounted Display, which will be displayed on the Eurofighter stand. The air sector will also be represented by training and support offerings, specifically around the Hawk Advanced Jet Trainer.
Advanced cyber security technologies from BAE Systems Applied Intelligence will form a key part of our participation at the show. The recently launched IndustrialProtect, a military grade solution aimed at protecting nations’ industrial control systems from cyber attack will be a key highlight.
IDEX’s naval-focused partner show, NAVDEX, will also feature some of our products.. The 57mk3 and 40mk4 Naval Gun systems will be exhibited at its IDEX stand, whilst at IDEX’s naval partner show, NAVDEX, the capabilities of the 90 metre OPV and 99 metre Corvette models will be present.
Product and technology offerings
“As a premier regional defence exhibition, IDEX enables us to showcase the breadth of our product and technology offerings together in one place. We’re pleased to return to the show again and to highlight the solutions which are new or have evolved since the last IDEX,” said Ben Bridge, Managing Director, Middle East & Africa for BAE Systems.
He added: “The needs of regional customers are diverse, and our varied exhibition of high-end technologies and support and training solutions showcases BAE Systems’ capability of supporting the requirements of the Gulf region. IDEX gives us the perfect opportunity to showcase these technologies to current and potential customers.”
IDEX takes place at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) from 22-26 February 2015. BAE Systems will be located on Stand 05-C25 and the Eurofighter Typhoon full size replica on stand CP-219. Our partner, Eurofighter, is located on Stand 06-A10.
Full details of our offerings at the show can be found on our dedicated event page.