RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Feb. 18, 2018 – Global technology leader Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will be showcasing its advanced portfolio of defense, energy and technology capabilities at The Armed Forces Exhibition for Diversity of Requirements & Capabilities (AFED), taking place in Riyadh from 25 February-3 March.
A security partner to the Kingdom for over fifty years, Lockheed Martin is seeking new collaborations with local suppliers to promote Saudi Arabia’s flourishing industrial ecosystem.
During AFED, Lockheed Martin will engage with key local customers and demonstrate its long-term commitment to the realization of Saudi Vision 2030. The American aerospace giant will highlight its aviation, space and defense technologies, as well as cutting-edge systems and solutions at the exhibition hosted by The Ministry of Defense.
“We are dedicated to partnering with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to meet their first priority – the safety and security of their citizens,” said Alan Chinoda, Chief Executive for Lockheed Martin Saudi Arabia. “Lockheed Martin is expanding our presence here in the Kingdom. As we grow, we’re actively looking for a range of local suppliers to help us achieve the localization objectives of Vision 2030 and ensure the sustainability of the aerospace and defense industry in the Kingdom,” he added.
Lockheed Martin will be present at stand D418 in the Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Center.