Escalating tensions in the South-East Asia region in both the East and the West have prompted nations to re-think and enhance their air defence capabilities. The whole spectrum of air defence is concerned, from the threat of ballistic missile to small drones used for malicious purposes.
Ahead of the Full Spectrum Air Defence Asia, Defence IQ have created a complimentary map of existing requirements, active programmes and direct threats, in order to better understand the different nations' responses to this security context.
The current situation in the Asia-Pacific region is complex and poses unique challenges for the region's Air Defence.
Ahead of Full Spectrum Air Defence Asia, we discussed with Gerson Jaklin, Vice President of Marketing and Sales of the Air Defence and Radar Systems at Rheinmetall, our lead sponsor and a key thought leader at the conference. In this exclusive interview, learn why the full spectrum of Air Defence needs to be addressed in the region, what capabilities are missing and the reasons they decided to support our conference.