Forthcoming Arms Fairs

Arms fairs happen all year round, and all over the world. Many arms fairs are organised with support from the Government's arms sales unit, UKTI DSO. You can find out more about UKTI DSO's work promoting the arms industry on CAAT's UKTI pages.

Click on the arms fair to find out more information. Arms fairs held in the UK are represented by a Union Flag UK.

16-18 Jan: Bahrain
Bahrain International Airshow 2014

"Networking is a key element to the Bahrain International Airshow, with a keen focus on international delegations from both military and civil sectors of the global aerospace community. A structured programme, planned around the requests and requirements of the delegation members and airshow participants is arranged. These programmes act as a daily framework for the delivery of meetings and networking opportunities, with many countries sending their most senior military and civil officials to the show." (BIA 2014 brochure)

The exhibitor list includes BAE Systems, and UKTI will also be present (UKTI website).

3-6 Feb: Farnborough, UK
International Armoured Vehicles 2014 UK

"Welcome to the world’s premier armoured vehicles forum. International Armoured Vehicles is the only event to balance the unique advantages of a superbly attended, high-level conference, large exhibition space, complete with static displays, a comprehensive range of OEM and sub-system suppliers, AND a live test track demonstration area." (IAV 2014 website)

The exhibitor list includes UKTI.

6-9 Feb: India
Defexpo India 2014

"Land, Naval & Internal Homeland Security Systems Exhibition". See the Defexpo 2014 website for more information.

11-13 Mar: Farnborough, UK
Security & Policing 2014 UK

"The event is aimed at police, law enforcement and security professionals who are tasked with security, civil protection and National Resilience. Security & Policing showcases world leading products and services, taking advantage of the unique opportunity to bring together people with operational needs with companies that have the relevant solutions, all within a secure environment. The event enables exhibitors to display products which would be too sensitive to show in a more open environment." (S&P 2014 website)

S&P's "Overseas delegation programme" is organised by UKTI DSO (S&P 2014 website).

Read about Security & Policing 2013 including information about exhibitors, delegations and Guildford Cathedral cancelling its booking for the event's Gala Dinner.

14-17 April: Malaysia
DSA 2014

Defence Services Asia 2014: "Visit 1000 defence and security companies from more than 45 countries promoting and displaying some of the world's sophisticated hardware & electronic warfare in land, air & sea defence, battlefield healthcare products and technology and security peripherals." (DSA 2014 website)

6-8 May: Jordon
SOFEX 2014

Special Operations Forces Exhibition & Conference (SOFEX)... "The Place to Network with the Global Special Operations and Homeland Security Community." See the SOFEX 2014 website for more information.

16-20 June: France
Eurosatory 2014

"Eurosatory, the largest exhibition of Land and Air-land Defence and Security in the world". See the Eurosatory 2014 website for more information.

19-20 July: Farnborough, UK
Farnborough International 2014 UK

"All exhibitors have the opportunity to take advantage of the comprehensive international civil and military delegations programme which will run at FIA 2014. Exhibitors may be included in the programme of pre-arranged visits and meetings, which totalled 70 military delegations from 46 countries and 13 civil delegations from 10 countries at FIA 2012." (Farnborough 2014 website)

UKTI DSO invites countries to send "defence representatives" to Farnborough International. See CAAT's Farnborough International webpages for more information about the event.

Page updated 10 January 2014
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