HAVELSAN and INTRA Defense Technologies have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on February 5, 2024. The MOU Ceremony, participated in by Prof. Dr. Haluk Görgün, President of Defense Industries, aims to synergize HAVELSAN’s expertise in simulation and pilot training technologies with INTRA’s expertise in military design, engineering, development, production, and logistics support.
The MOU outlines a collaboration that brings together HAVELSAN’s extensive experience in defense and simulation technologies with INTRA’s innovative approaches and technical expertise. This partnership aims to produce advanced military simulation solutions that meet the dynamic requirements of contemporary defense strategies.
The collaboration is described as a significant step towards transforming military simulation technologies, with both companies committed to creating sophisticated solutions that will enhance operational effectiveness and establish new benchmarks in the defense industry.
The collaboration outlined in the MOU is a proof to both organizations’ commitment to enhancing military capabilities through technological innovation. HAVELSAN, with its deep-rooted knowledge in simulation technologies, alongside INTRA’s specialized technical and logistics support, aims to develop comprehensive military simulation solutions.
HAVELSAN is a premier defense contractor in Türkiye, renowned for its innovative solutions in defense, simulation, IT, and cybersecurity. With a legacy of excellence and innovation, HAVELSAN is dedicated to improving national and international defense capabilities.
As a leader in military technology development, INTRA Defense Technologies is a Saudi company specialized in making cutting-edge advancements in Defense Technologies, inclusive of aviation platforms, multi-technology payloads, and all supporting sub-systems. INTRA is the first company to be licensed and authorized by the General Authority of Military Industries (GAMI) for the development and manufacturing of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) in the Kingdom. All INTRA initiatives are made with in-Kingdom participation and in alignment with Vision 2030.
INTRA has operated more than tens of thousands flight hours for the Saudi Ministry of Defense, this is inclusive of maintenance and operations of the Intra UAV fleet making it the only company in the region to have in depth experience in operations and fielded technology. INTRA offers variety of specialized services such as engineering/re-engineering, manufacturing, system integration, operations, maintenance as well as training. Also INTRA has invested significantly in Saudi Talents with more than 80% of Intra staff being Saudis.
By leveraging HAVELSAN’s advanced simulation technologies and INTRA’s technical and logistical expertise, the partnership is dedicated to creating an integrated approach to military training and operations. This collaborative effort is expected to lead to the development of innovative simulation technologies that enhance the effectiveness and efficiency of military training and preparedness.