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IDEAS 2012

IDEAS post-show report

altApproximately 80 delegations representing 50 countries attended the International Defence Exhibition and Seminar (IDEAS) in Karachi, Pakistan, between November 7 and 11 2012, which saw more than 30 000 visitors view the products of 209 exhibitors.

Gallery: IDEAS 2012

altClick here to see the IDEAS 2012 gallery.


altPakistan’s biennial Defence Exhibition and Seminar (IDEAS) has come to a successful close. Although the event was held amid tight security in the coastal city of Karachi, the Pakistani defence industry has little to fear.

Karachi Shipyard to build two more F-22P frigates for Pakistan Navy

altKarachi Shipyard will produce two more F-22P frigates for the Pakistan Navy, bringing the total number to six. The yard is currently building a fast attack craft for the Navy, as well as a wide variety of other vessels and equipment.

Havelsan and Pakistan sign agreement on simulation and training

altTurkey’s Havelsan software and systems integration company yesterday signed a memorandum of understanding with the Pakistan Armed Forces regarding simulation and training, at the International Defence Exhibition and Conference in Karachi.

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