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Thales wins VASSCO contract to support air surveillance systems

Thales wins VASSCO contract to support air surveillance systems

The French defence ministry’s aeronautical maintenance directorate (DMAé) has awarded Thales a ten-year contract under the VASSCO programme to provide through-life support for the principal components of the national air command and control system (SCCOA). Thales’s main responsibilities include:   Performance-based logistics support sustainment for the SCCOA system to meet …

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New Thales 2.75-inch Rocket (FZ275) certified for firing from Arnold Defense LAND-LGR4 “FLETCHER” launcher

New Thales 2.75-inch Rocket (FZ275) certified for firing from Arnold Defense LAND-LGR4 “FLETCHER” launcher

Arnold Defense, the St. Louis based manufacturer of 70mm/2.75-inch rocket launchers, together with Thales, have achieved formal certification to fire the new Thales FZ275 70mm/2.75-inch Laser Guided Rocket (LGR) from the Arnold Defense LAND-LGR4 “FLETCHER” rocket launcher, during recent testing in Sweden. This new certification of the FZ275 LGR, extends …

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Thales on board France’s 169 Guépard helicopters

The Thales technologies selected by Airbus Helicopters, industrial prime contractor for the programme, and the French defence procurement agency (DGA), the contracting authority, will provide the 169 Guépard joint light helicopters with a complete set of high-performance solutions relying on innovative connected touchscreen interfaces for all three branches of the …

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Thales Launches XTRAIM Day/Night Weapon Sight for Armed Forces

Thales has launched XTRAIM, a new weapon sight offering day/night decamouflage capabilities that previously could only be achieved by using several separate pieces of equipment. It is compatible with all shoulder-fired assault rifles (HK416) and light machine guns (Minimi), providing users with an unparalleled precision night-firing capability. XTRAIM was designed …

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Saudi Aerospace Engineering Industries and Thales sign Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) for aircraft maintenance and repair

Saudia Aerospace Engineering Industries (SAEI), a wholly owned subsidiary of Saudi Arabian Airlines Holding, and Thales are signing a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) initiating their partnership to provide premium maintenance services. On the first day of Dubai Airshow 2021, his Excellency, the Director General (DG) of Saudia Airline, Mr. Ibrahim …

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Thales and CS GROUP partner to offer navies a cybersecure, jam-resistant navigation system inspired by civil aviation

Thales and CS GROUP have combined their complementary expertise to offer a high-performance, resilient and cybersecure navigation system. The system comprises Thales’s TopAxyz inertial navigation unit, which has delivered outstanding performance in the especially rigorous conditions of civil aviation, clocking up over 20 million hours of operation. The naval version of …

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THALES UNVEILS THE GROUND OBSERVER 20 MULTI-MISSION RADAR THE ULTIMATE IN EARLY UAV DETECTION AND GROUND SURVEILLANCE

Thales unveils a new ground based multi-mission radar for force protection – with unique simultaneous ground and low-level air surveillance, providing exceptional early UAV detection, in particular of micro-drones.The Ground Observer 20 Multi-Mission (GO20 MM) is a single mode multi-mission radar for continuous 360° 3D detection, tracking and automatic classification …

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