India’s BEL to Invest USD 100 mn in EW

India’s BEL to Invest USD 100 mn in EW


India: Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) will invest USD 100 million over the next five years in developing electronic warfare products jointly with the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO).

As the country's leading electronics major, BEL manufactures and supplies a range of products, including radars, electronic warfare system, sound and vision broadcasting, missiles and sonars to the Indian army, navy and air force.

With nine manufacturing facilities across the country, the company had jointly developed a mobile integrated electronic warfare system 'Samyukta' with DRDO, Electronics Corporation of India Ltd (ECIL) and the army's signal corps for tactical battlefield use. Covering a wide range of frequencies, the system is used for surveillance, analysis, interception, direction finding and position fixing, listing, prioritising and jamming of all communication and radar signals.

Source: Business Standard