IDEX 2019

Underwater training [IDEX19D5]

21 February 2019

Thales and Atlas Elektronik have signed an agreement with Tawazun Economic Council at IDEX 2019 to establish a new underwater training centre in Abu Dhabi. According to a joint statement, the new centre will provide facilities to support antisubmarine warfare and mine countermeasures training for the UAE Naval Forces.

Mathar Al Romaithi, chief economic development officer of Tawazun Economic Council, said the centre will enable the Armed Forces to keep abreast of the rapidly changing technological developments in military and naval operations.

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