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NATO Experts in Budapest

NATO Experts in Budapest

Posted: 2012-05-31 Category: EMPA news

On 4 March Defence Minister Dr.Imre Szekeres received in his office two members of the Group of Experts on NATO’s new Strategic Concept, Ambassador Marie Gervais-Vidricaire and Ambassador Fernando Perpiná-Robert Peyra. Mr. Pablo Gutiérrez Segú, personal assistant to Ambassador Peyra also attended the talks. József Bali, MoD State Secretary for Defence Policy, NATO Ambassador István Kovács and Deputy Head of Department Col. Antal Szöllősi were also present at the meeting held in the Ministry of Defence. The guests also met with Gen. (Eng.) László Tömböl, Chief of the MoD HDF Defence Staff.

Building on five years of success, Her Majesty's Armed Forces extend partnering agreement with Rhein

Building on five years of success, Her Majesty's Armed Forces extend partnering agreement with Rhein

Posted: 2012-05-31 Category: EMPA news

Rheinmetall AG and Defence Equipment and Support (DE&S), the UK's defence procurement organisation, have agreed to extend their successful cooperation in the field of ammunition, which began in 2005, for another five years, with an option for a further two years. The partnering agreement represents a new order volume worth minimum €150 millión for the period through to 2015. The parties now signed a contract to this effect at Rheinmetall Defence's régiónál office in Bristol.

NATO C-IED Conference in Hungary

NATO C-IED Conference in Hungary

Posted: 2012-05-31 Category: EMPA news

The HDF Central Training Base hosted the 2010 NATO C-IED Conference between 16 and 18 February at Szentendre, Hungary. The participants of the conference (approx. 150 persons from 22 nations) included the representatives of NATO member states and PfP countries, the EDA and the Contact Nations, i.e. mostly the personnel from the military commands and staffs involved in national and international C-IED operations, training and the development of C-IED TTPs.

6th International Conference and Exhibition

6th International Conference and Exhibition

Posted: 2012-05-31 Category: EMPA news

Dear Ladies and Gentleman,
we have a pleasure to inform you that ALTAIR Air Agency Ltd., publisher of the Polish Defense Monthly RAPORT-wto in co-operation with Warsaw Exhibition Board S.A. is organizing the annual 6th International Conference and Exhibition: “Advanced Technologies for Homeland Defense and Border Protection”. It will be held on 13th May 2010 in Poland, Warsaw, Marriott Hotel.