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Military High-Tech Hardware On Show

Military High-Tech Hardware On Show
The Fijian delegation in the United Arab Emirates posing in front of a gold framed painting of the late Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the Father of the Nation. Photo: Bula Gulf
February 26
10:20 2015

A Fijian delegation joined world government and military representatives to watch the latest military hardware and technology on show in the United Arab Emirates.

Led by Minister for Defence Timoci Natuva and Republic of Fiji Military Forces Commander  Brigadier-General Mosese Tikoitoga, the team attended the International Defence Exhibition in Abu Dhabi.

The Fijians were invited by UAE.

The UAE Armed Forces signed 20 deals valued at billions of dollars with local and foreign firms to buy drones, military vehicles, two satellites, fast patrol boats and other hardware.

Fiji is in UAE for bilateral talks to strengthen defence relations with the UAE.




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