In Saudi Arabia growing demand, supported by strong intent and investment capability, is expanding the desire for military and security related Unmanned Vehicles (UVs). The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is already regarded as an early adopter of defence equipment and, with UV Research and Development studies on platforms and sensors already in progress, coupled with imports mainly from the USA, it is strongly bolstering market expansion.



  • The Saudi Arabia Defence and Security sector is one of the most important in the Kingdom.
  • Vision 2030 presents unprecedented opportunities for international commercial partnerships with local industry
  • Access to the senior Military and Government stakeholders as well as local industry

Heli-Union looks at alternative markets

Over the past two years, Toussus-Le-Noble based Heli-Union has embarked upon a strategy of diversification. As Jean-Baptiste Olry, the company’s Head of Sales and Operations told Tangent Link: “We were once focused more on the oil and gas industry, but now we want to diversify into other areas”. The unwillingness by oil and gas companies […]

Heli-Union looks at alternative markets

The European Stage is set for the Assembly of Global Aerial Firefighters

Nîmes, France October 2017 Tangent Link delivers the world’s largest aerial firefighting demonstration to Nîmes on October 16-17. As part of a two-day Aerial Firefighting conference and exhibition (AFF), aircraft from across Europe will assemble at Nîmes–Alès–Camargue–Cévennes airport, home to the Sécurité Civile main aerial firefighting hub. The event is being hosted at the brand […]