Selex Galileo's Laser Business Awarded EUR33 M Orders
Newsletter Subscription


Wednesday, Sept 3, 2014


Selex Galileo's Laser Business Awarded EUR33 M Orders

Edinburgh - SELEX Galileo, a Finmeccanica Company, has been awarded contracts worth in excess of 33M EUR for the supply of 196 high-energy lasers to be fitted in United States prime contractor targeting systems. Acting as rangefinders and designators, the lasers allow fighter aircraft crews to target the enemy with exacting precision while remaining outside the range of hostile fire.

Alastair Morrison, SVP for Radar and Advanced Targeting, said "SELEX Galileo is a market leader in high-energy lasers. The Company has a proven track record in manufacturing and delivering cutting-edge laser systems to the demanding specifications of major international customers. These contracts recognise not only our high level of technological expertise, but also the trust our customers place in us to deliver the most affordable and cost effective solution."

Related Research on ASDReports.com:
Global Military Aviation MRO Market 2014-2024

SELEX Galileo operates a laser centre of excellence in Edinburgh, UK, and has sold more than 4,500 lasers for programmes in over 25 countries with integration complete on some 40 platforms across air, land and ea. The Company's Edinburgh site employs around 2000 people and takes a leading role in the Scottish defence industry, both with its laser products as well as technologies such as AESA radar.

Source : Selex Galileo

Published on ASDNews: Jan 28, 2011

 

ITAR/EAR Beyond the Basics Seminar

Oct 15 - 16, 2014 - Annapolis, United States

Register More info


Infantry Weapons & Support Systems 2014 Conference

Sep 23 - 24, 2014 - London, United Kingdom

Register More info


Global MilSatCom 2014

Nov 4 - 6, 2014 - London, United Kingdom

Register More info


© 2004-2014 • ASDNews • be the first to know • contact usterms & conditionsprivacy policyadvertisingfaqs