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16 - 19 APRIL 2018


16 - 19 APRIL 2018

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Show Title   Defence Services Asia 2018  (DSA 2018)
The 16th Defence Services Asia Exhibition and Conference


Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


16 - 19  April 2018

Opening Hours

16 to 18 April 2018 – 10am to 6pm
19 April 2018 – 10am to 5pm

Opening Ceremony Guest of Honour

YB Dato’ Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein
Minister of Defence


Open to Government Defence & Security Personnel, Defence & Security Industry Professionals & Executives and other specially invited guests only.


One of the Top 5 Defence Shows in the World

Size of Exhibition

43,000 square metres (gross)

No. of Participating Companies

1,500 companies from 60 countries/nations.

Country Group Pavilions

30 from Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia, Canada, China, Czech Republic, France, Finland, Germany, Indonesia, Japan, Italy, Malaysia, Pakistan, Poland, Russia, Slovakia, South Korea, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, The Netherlands, Turkey, UAE, UK, Ukraine and USA.

Major Players

International Companies:
ADS UK, Aimpoint, Airbus, Armscor, Avibras, BAE Systems, Boeing, Brahmos, CETC, CPMIEC, CSTS/CSSC, Denel, DSME, Emirates Defence Industries Company (EDIC), EID, Expal, GIDS, Glock, Kongsberg, Korea Defense Industry Association (KDIA), Leonardo, L-3 TRL Technology, MBDA, Nammo, Naval Group, Nexter, Pyser-SGI (Asia), Raytheon, Renault, RheinMetall AG, Rosoboronexport, Ruag, Russian Technologies, SASTIND, SSM (Turkish Industry Association), Team Defence Australia, Thales, and UKTI-DSO.

Local Companies:
AVP Engineering, Boustead Heavy Industries Corporation Berhad (BHIC), Destini Berhad, DRB-Hicom Defence Technologies (Deftech), Muhibbah Engineering, Rohde & Schwarz Malaysia, Sapura, SME Ordnance, System Consultancy Services (SCS), and Weststar Group.

Special Features

  • Business to Business (B2B) Meetings
  • Chief of Army Roundtable Talks (ChART)
  • Combat Medicine
  • Cyber Defence & Security
  • Live Demonstration
  • UAVs & Combat Robotics
  • Youth Programme

Held Alongside

Putrajaya Forum 2018 organised by The Malaysian Institute of Defence and Security (MiDAS), Ministry of Defence Malaysia

National Security Asia 2018 (NATSEC Asia 2018) – the International Exhibition on National Security for Asia

Exhibit Profile

A display of the world’s sophisticated hardware & electronic warfare in land, air & sea defence, battlefield healthcare products/technology, training & simulation systems and police and security peripherals.

Number of Trade Visitors

43,000 from 70 countries/regions

Number of Foreign VVIP Delegations

Over 350 from 45 countries/regions. The delegation are made up of:

  • Ministers of Defence
  • Deputy Ministers of Defence
  • Secretary Generals
  • Chiefs of Defence Force
  • Inspector Generals of Police
  • Director Generals of Customs
  • Chiefs of Army
  • Chiefs of Navy
  • Chiefs of Air Force
  • Chiefs of Staff
  • Joint Force Commanders
  • Director Generals of Intelligence
  • Director Generals of Health
  • Director Generals of Immigration

Previous Shows

DSA has successfully run for almost 3 decades since 1988.

Future Show

Defence Services Asia 2020 (DSA 2020)
20 – 23 April 2020
The 17th Defence Services Asia Exhibition and Conference

Hosted, Supported and Co-Organised by

Ministry of Defence, Malaysian Armed Forces, Royal Malaysia Police

For Enquiries

Visit www.dsaexhibition.com or email to enquiry@dsaexhibition.com

Connect with us

Facebook: Defence Services Asia
LinkedIn: Defence Services Asia
Twitter: @DSAMalaysia

As at 16 January 2018