KACST, Boeing to establish decision-making support center

December 10, 2010

The King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) and the U.S.-based Boeing Company have signed an agreement for the establishment of a “Decision-Making Support Center” in Riyadh that will participate in advanced simulation operations, as well as analytical activities in the field of aviation. The agreement was signed by KACST Vice-President for Research Institutes Prince Turki bin Saud bin Mohammed and Chief Executive Officer of Boeing Group for Defense, Space and Security Dennis A. Muilenburg. The center is scheduled to begin its operations by the end of 2011.