CDS is a member of Advancing UK Aerospace Defence and Security Industries. This organisation was formed following the merger of the Association of Police and Public Security Suppliers (APPSS), the Defence Manufacturers Association (DMA) and the Society of British Aerospace Companies (SBAC). CDS was a member of the DMA and APPSS prior to the merger and we have continued our membership into the new organisation.
A|D|S is the trade body advancing UK aerospace, defence and Security industries with Farnborough International Limited as a wholly-owned subsidiary. A|D|S also encompasses the British Aviation Group (BAG).