The conference will be an official event of the Dubai Air Show 2005, and will be held under the patronage of UAE Defense Minister and Crown Prince of Dubai General Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al-Maktoum. The conference will be supported by the United Arab Emirates Air Force and Air Defense Command, and sponsored by Boeing and Al-Salam Company.
The panelists of the conference will include the commanders and deputy commanders of seven air forces: France, the United Kingdom, USA, UAE, Australia and Sweden. The audience is expected to include high level air force and defense officials from over 20 regional and Western countries. The conference, “Modern Air Power: Strategy and Tactics,” will address various issues of concern to regional air powers.
“The coming conference will feature highly distinguished generals from the best air forces around the world, thus making the event the most prestigious of its kind on an international scale,”
said David Smith, Vice President for Marketing and Business Development at Defense News Media Group. A special conference dinner reception will be held later in the day at the Dubai Creek Golf Club.
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