LIMA'17: Tun Mahathir makes unexpected appearance

HANI SHAMIRA SHAHRUDIN

LANGKAWI: Former Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad made an appearance at the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace 2017 exhibition (LIMA'17) today.

Tun Mahathir arrived at about 10.30am, accompanied by his wife, Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Ali.

The former premier visited several booths, including Sapura, Airod, Aerospace Technology Systems Corp (ATSC) and Naturally Langkawi.

During his visit, Mahathir also met with The Sultan of Kedah, Sultan Abdul Halim Mu'adzam Shah, who was also at the Mahsuri International Exhibition Centre here to visit LIMA'17.

When asked for comments on the biennial exhibition, Tun Mahathir said he is glad the exhibition is still running strong.

"I am very glad that they still continue with LIMA. It is a very good show, it is good for Langkawi, it is good for Malaysia," he said.