Aselsan, KADDB and AME Agree to Initiate Collaboration

Issue 59 - March 2015

Aselsan, KADDB, The King Abdullah II Design and Development Bureau (KADDB) is an independent government entity within the Jordan Armed Forces (JAF) engaged in the design, development, manufacture and marketing of a variety of military products; and AME, a joint venture company between KADDB Investment Group and Aselsan Turkey have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on the second day of IDEX 2015 Exhibition at Abu Dhabi (UAE) to extend their strategic partnership to the field of tactical communications. The agreement developed upon the intention of the parties to further widen the scope of their cooperation and the field of activities performed by AME.

The parties have agreed to study and investigate the possibilities of establishing a radio communication production line in AME through a transfer of technology for the local production of Aselsan Software Defined Radios and enhance indigenous capabilities in the field of tactical communication.