UMEX 2024

The unmanned world gathered in Abu Dhabi January 22 to 25 for the sixth edition of UMEX, the Unmanned Systems Exhibition and Conference hosted by the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, ADNEC in short.

Over 500 delegates took part in the first day conference, while over 130 exhibitors from 35 countries showcased their products in the three following days, the exhibition attracting more than 30,000 visitors.

Live demonstrations of flying systems, land systems as well as naval systems were organised, ground and naval systems demo areas being withing ADNEC, while to attend UAV demos visitors had to reach a dedicated location.

As obvious, systems exhibited had in many cases dual use, while some were specifically military and other specifically commercial.

Hereafter some of the military products seen at UMEX

Milrem Robotics THeMIS ground robot gets new teeth, EDGE Hunter SP loitering munitions

Turkish Bayraktar UAVs will receive EDGE precision-guided munitions

PGB-128: an airborne high-precision gliding bomb from Serbia

The Bulgarian company Hades expects a large order for the NEM-600 jet drone

Belarus unveils Spotter-PB-3 reconnaissance UAV

Wedrones’ Karma anti-drone UAV will fly in 2024