I was in Jeddah today and caught up with our Angkasawan whom had recently completed his Hajj. He has been in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia since early this month giving talks in Riyadh as well as Jeddah. He will be leaving for Jordan tomorrow morning scheduled for more talks there.
This morning we visited the Head office of the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST www.kaust.edu.sa) as well as the Malaysian Consulate in Jeddah. We are looking into possibilities of developing several exciting international projects to promote the growth of the aerospace industry within the region.