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China to open first drone factory in Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia has granted permission for a Chinese firm to set up the Middle East's first drone factory, which will manufacture hunter-killer aerial drones.
The kingdom's key science and technology organization confirmed that the factory's setup was agreed during King Salman's visit to China this month.
According to IHS Jane's Defence Weekly, the King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) signed a partnership agreement on March 16 with the China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC), which manufactures China's CH-4 unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV).
The Chinese confrontations have now attacked our defense contracts, and we all know they will not stop there. The Chinese threat is real!