Military and Strategic Journal
Issued by the Directorate of Morale Guidance at the General Command of the Armed Forces
United Arab Emirates
Founded in August 1971


EDGE: DAS’ First Advanced Technology Partner

On November 5, His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, inaugurated EDGE, a company set to reposition the UAE as

Advantage in Combat

Kim Ernzen, Vice President, Raytheon Air Warfare Systems tells Nation Shield what’s in store at the show.   Tell us about your portfolio – what products does it include that are of interest to the UAE?  Raytheon’s Air

Legacy of Innovation

Henry Brooks, President Customer & Account Management at Collins Aerospace shares that the company will be showcasing intelligent and connected systems at the show. Excerpts:   Collins Aerospace is celebrating its one-year anniversary this month. How do

Tawazun to Establish Four New Regional Centres

As part of their ongoing commitment to enable the UAE’s defence and security industry, Tawazun Economic Council (Tawazun), announced plans to establish four new regional centres. This brings the total number of projects announced under

Horizon Chooses Bell 505

Horizon, one of the Middle East’s largest independent helicopter flight training academies supporting commercial and military operators, announced its decision to replace the Bell 206 Jet Ranger and the Agusta Bell 206 with the Bell

Italy Sees More Opportunities in the UAE Aviation Sector

The Italian Trade Agency (ITA) promotes the globalisation of Italian firms, mainly small and medium, under the aegis of the Ministry of Economic Development. ITA helps to develop, facilitate and promote Italian economic and trade

Paramount Highlights Mwari

In an interview with Nation Shield, Ivor Ichikowitz, Executive Chairman, Paramount Group said that the company is committed to building and keeping local capability and provide economically sustainable defence solutions to the regional defence organisations.

Raytheon Aims to Build Cyber-Capable Workforce

The Raytheon Cyber Academy combines real-world instruction with cloud-based resources.   By Deepa Narwani   Cyber threats are surely and steadily becoming an epidemic and data, especially in the aerospace ecosystem, is not safe anymore. Organisations can therefore not

Boeing, Embraer Announce Arrival of C-390 Millennium

Boeing and Embraer announced the launch of a joint venture (JV) to produce the multi-role airlifter C-390 Millennium yesterday. The JV named Boeing Embraer - Defense, will be operational after it receives regulatory approvals and

Tawazun Economic Program Adds Hanwha to Roster

Tawazun Economic Council (Tawazun), through one of its key drivers, Tawazun Economic Program, which revealed its new policy during IDEX 2019 earlier this year, announced the establishment of the first foreign subsidiary for Hanwha Group

Ammroc: UAE’s Long Term Strategic Partner

Ammroc, which supports the UAE Air Force and Air Defence with nose to tail maintenance, repair and overhaul  (MRO) services in airframes, engines, and components through a stringent Performance-Based Logistics (PBL) programme, is participating at

From Torpedoes to Missiles, All Under One Roof

Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL), an ISO certified enterprise under the Indian Defence Ministry, is showcasing various products at the show. BDL is the only company in India manufacturing various types of missiles and other defence

Raytheon Resolves to Protect Industry from Cyber Threats

Today’s aircraft have become more data-dependent than ever and recent research has shown that one of the fastest-growing targets for cybersecurity attacks is the aviation ecosystem. In an interview with Nation Shield, Tom Goodman, Director,

Collins Aerospace Shows Off Actuation Systems

Collins Actuation, one of the largest providers of actuation systems in the aerospace market, is displaying its leading aerospace and defence innovations for ministries of defence, integrators, aircraft manufacturers, airlines and other customers in the

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