UAE Armed Forces to buy two GlobalEye aircraft, three refueling aircraft
Dubai, The UAE Armed Forces will buy two GlobalEye airborne early warning and control, AEW and C, aircraft and other three Aerial refueling aircraft.
Major-General Ishaq Saleh Al Blooshi, Deputy Executive Director of the Military Committee of Dubai Airshow 2019, confirmed that the UAE Armed Forces would buy two additional GlobalEye airborne early warning and control aircraft (G 6000 – SRSS) from the Swedish aerospace firm Saab.
They would also purchase three Aerial Refueling Tanker aircraft A330 Multi Role Tanker Transport (330MRTT) from Airbus, Emirate’s News Agency (WAM) reported.
The plans to buy these aerial technology systems are in sync with the UAE leadership’s vision to provide the most advanced military systems for the Armed Forces in order to enhance and upgrade their capabilities to reach the advanced level of modern armies in the world.
Source: Bahrain News Agency