New defence and technology facility opens at Tawazun Industrial Park

Emirates News Agency | Jun 24, 2019 at 4:30 PM
  • The new venture, established by Houbara Defence and Security LLC, is a partnership between Middle East General Enterprises, MGE, and QinetiQ of the UK, a leading provider of scientific and defence solutions.
  • Major General Staff Pilot Ishaq Saleh Al Balushi, Head of the Executive Directorate of Industries and Development of Defence Capabilities at the UAE Ministry of Defence was present during the opening.
  • The initial product range includes the Jet Banshee aerial target designed to simulate the threat of aircraft for air defence systems and the Hammerhead maritime target, an unmanned speedboat designed to simulate fast inshore attack craft in a multi-vehicle swarm.