A delegation of the BiH Ministry of Defense and Armed Forces, led by the Chief of the Joint Staff of the BiH Armed Forces, Colonel General Senad Mašović, from 17 to 20 August 2021, participates in the International Defense Industry Fair “IDEF 2021” In Istanbul.
“On that occasion, the delegation of the Ministry of Defense and AF BiH visited a large number of exhibitors at the Fair and were introduced to a wide range of defense products and equipment used in the armed forces around the world, including ground vehicles, drones, weapons, simulators, radars, aircraft systems, missiles, logistics vehicles, as well as system security equipment, “the BiH Ministry of Defense said in a statement.
Also, the members of the delegation had the opportunity to participate in the presentations of a number of companies engaged in production in this field, especially of well-known companies of the Turkish defense industry-ASELSAN, ROKETSAN, HAVELSAN, YDS, BMC, NUROL, OTOKAR, FNSS , as well as TAI, where they have been convinced of the advanced development technologies of these companies.
During the visit of the delegation of the Ministry of Defense and AF BiH to the International Fair of Dedicated Industry IDEF-2021, a meeting was held with a senior military delegation of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Turkey led by the Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of Turkey General Yaşar Güler. The two delegations discussed improving co-operation in the coming period, as well as supporting the BiH Armed Forces in modernizing and continuing capacity building, in order to achieve the planned level of interaction and capabilities.
During his visit to this very important event in the world of purpose-built industry, the Chief of the Joint Staff of the BiH Armed Forces, Colonel General Senad Mašović, took part in other activities.
In addition to General Mašović, the MoH and AF BiH delegation also includes BiH Assistant Minister of Defense for Procurement and Logistics Borislav Jezeraškić, BiH Military Attaché to Turkey Brigadier Željko Drljača and NZS AF BiH Personal Assistant Colonel Asmir Sarajć.