Centum Inks MoU with Indra Sistemas on Space Radar Systems Manufacture

Article By : Centum Electronics Ltd

Centum and Indra Sistemas have signed an MoU to exclusively collaborate on high-end radar systems and technologies for India.

Centum Electronics Ltd and Indra Sistemas S.A have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to exclusively collaborate in high-end radar systems and technologies for the Government of India. The MoU envisages manufacturing and commissioning of the radar for space applications.

Long-range radar is intended to detect, track and analyse objects and debris in space at a distance of thousands of kilometres.

The MoU was exchanged between Nikhil Mallavarapu, Executive Director, Centum Electronics, and Jaime Manuel Temes Giménez, International Director for Defence, Indra Sistemas at Gandhinagar during the “Bandhan” event in Def Expo 2022 last month.

“The country would benefit by filling a key technology gap that exists. This exclusive cooperation would also serve the Hon’ble Prime Minister’s vision of Atma Nirbhar Bharat by manufacturing most of the high-end microwave, digital and power electronics hardware within the country,” said Mallavarapu.

Jaime Manuel Temes Giménez, International Director for Defence, Indra Sistemas, indicated that Indra is aligned with the Make in India vision and is pleased to collaborate with CENTUM.

Vinod Chippalkatti, President & Cdr Subhash Ahlawat IN Retd, Director, Business Development from Centum Electronics were also present in addition to other senior officials.

This MoU will enhance Centum’s indigenous radar technology capabilities in addition to generating additional revenues in the coming years.

 

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