The World Defense Show 2022 (WDS) for the military industry is being held in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, from 6-9 March, and Alsalam is exhibiting at the show.
The participation comes in line with the development of the company in its technical capabilities in recent years and its entry into manufacturing.
Alsalam is highlighting its advancement into aerospace manufacturing and the company’s contribution to the industrial developments and Saudisation in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in line with the ambitions set in Saudi Vision 2030.
Commenting on WDS, Alsalam’s President & CEO, Mr. Abdulmohsen M. Jonaid, said, “Our participation reflects our commitment to contribute to realising the ambitions of the Saudi Vision 2030.” “Alsalam will be showcasing the Kingdom’s advancements in the aerospace industry at the World Defense Show and will display its latest developments and achievements in providing integrated services for the maintenance, upgrade and modification of military, commercial and VIP aircraft”.
He said WDS will witness a number of government military and security agencies, Saudi companies such as the Saudi Arabian Military Industries, the General Authority for Military Industries and major international companies in the security and defence industry participating in the Show and brings together key players in the aerospace industry from across the world and offers an opportunity to exchange experiences and strike deals.
The company has come a long way since it was established in 1988 and today, as a part of its strategy to expand the aerospace sector in the Kingdom, Alsalam manufactures major assemblies and spare parts for military aircraft as well as spares for commercial aircraft.
Alsalam Aerospace Industries (AAI) is a joint venture company established more than 30 years ago under the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Defense and Aviation Economic Offset Programme. It is a strategic resource for providing the Kingdom with self-sufficiency in the field of military and commercial aircraft maintenance through technology transfer and training of Saudi Nationals.
With its more than 30 years in the aviation industry covering a wide range of technical services for commercial, military, corporate, and VIP aircraft, Alsalam continues to place its customers’ interests first and match its services against the ever-evolving needs. This makes Alsalam at the forefront of aviation maintenance.
Alsalam has proven itself as the Middle East’s leading provider of heavy maintenance, repair, and overhaul for both wide and narrow-body aircraft and or programmed depot maintenance and technical support for military fixed-wing and rotary-wing aircraft. It has set a platform in the region for aircraft manufacturing by producing a wide range of commercial aircraft parts and components. This new line of business has widened our experience and increased our assets in the aviation industry.