Turkey-U.S. Defence and Aerospace Workshop Held on TOBB

Date: Issue 38 - December 2012

Turkey-U.S. Defence and Aerospace workshop to reinforce defence industry relations and cooperations between Turkey and U.S. was held with the participation of Undersecretary for Defence Industries Murad Bayar, U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Turkey Francis J.Ricciardone, Vice President of the Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey (TOBB) Faik Yavuz, U.S. Undersecretary for International Trade, SSM officals and nearly 30 representatives from both Turkish and American defence industry companies. During the five-day event, several bilateral meetings were held between the companies where the necessary topics for prospective cooperation were discussed. IOMAX, Flir, Sikorsky, GE, Boeing, Bell, SpaceX, Nova Power Solutions, Trimble, Moog, Northrop Grumman, Infinity Air, SVK,Industrial Metal, Ensign Bickford, VP and Allied Wire & Caple were the U.S. companies participated in the event.