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D&S 2017: UK foresees growth in Asia-Pacific

6th November 2017 - 15:53 GMT | by Wendell Minnick in Bangkok


The Defence and Security Organisation (DSO), under the UK’s Department for International Trade, promoted broader opportunities in defence sales and technology transfers at the Defence & Security 2017 expo,  held in Bangkok from 6-9 November.

DSO views big opportunities in the region for the Starstreak air defence system, Airbus A400M cargo/transport aircraft, Airbus A330 Multi-Role Tanker Transport (MRTT) and Rolls-Royce MT30 (Marine Turbine) engine, said Alexis Hammer, DSO’s director of the Americas & Asia-Pacific.

London’s strategy in the Asia-Pacific region is to improve and expand technology transfer and expertise when possible. 

Governments in the region are requiring more

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Wendell Minnick


Wendell Minnick

Wendell Minnick (顏文德) was Shephard's Senior Asia Correspondent throughout 2017 and 2018. Wendell is an …

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