idD Portugal Defence participated in DEFEA - Defence Exhibition Athens 2021, the first major international fair dedicated to Defence since the beginning of the pandemic, between the 13th and 15th of July.
idD Portugal Defence and BSDI - Belgian Security & Defence Industry organised the 'Portugal - Belgium Industry Day', in which participated several Defence companies from both countries and other guests.
Challenges and opportunities for the Defence Economy in Portugal and in Europe were the motto of the seminar organised on 24 May by idD Portugal Defence under the Portuguese Presidency of the European Union.
The Executive Director of the European Defence Agency (EDA), Jiří Šedivý, accompanied by the Chairman of idD Portugal Defence, Marco Capitão Ferreira, visited ETI and OGMA to learn about the development and potential of these companies.
The Government approved, on May 20, in the Council of Ministers, a Resolution authorising the acquisition of six new Ocean Patrol Vessels (OPV), of the «Viana do Castelo» class, destined for the Portuguese Navy missions.