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RMAF chief in China to promote LIMA`19
Kuala Lumpur
08 Nov 2018

Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF) chief General Tan Sri Affendi Buang attended the Zhuhai Airshow in Guandong, China, yesterday to invite Chinese defence product exhibitors to participate in the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition 2019 (LIMA`19).

Among the exhibitors at the Zhuhai Airshow were CETC, AECC, BAIC group, COMAC, CAAC, Dong Feng Group and Tianhe Defence, and they have been invited to participate in Lima ‘19 to showcase their products.

Affendi also took the opportunity to visit the exhibition booths displaying the defence equipment systems, drones and technology of the latest aircraft manufactured by Chinese companies.

According to a statement issued by the Defence Ministry, Affendi was also briefed on aircraft produced by China’s Aviation Industry.

His visit that would last until Sunday was part of Lima ‘19 promotional visits abroad.

The Lima ‘19 delegation also participated in the 8th Indo Defence Exhibition held in Jakarta from today until Satuday (Nov 10), the statement said.

LIMA`19 will take place from March 26 to 30 next year at the Mahsuri International Exhibition Centre (MIEC) as the main venue for the aerospace industries exhibitors while the Resort World Langkawi is the venue for exhibitors from the maritime industries. — Bernama