India: Rockwell Collins and Zen Technologies have signed a memorandum of understanding to combine their strengths in simulation and training to offer industry-leading, high fidelity solutions to Indian military customers.
“Our relationship with Zen Technologies will open up avenues to further extend our reach in the Indian defense market, and allows Rockwell Collins to offer superior end-to-end solutions that militaries utilise throughout the world. Combining the strengths of our two companies will provide Indian military customers with air and ground solutions that will better prepare their soldiers and airmen to successfully complete missions,” said LeAnn Ridgeway, Vice President and General Manager, Simulation & Training Solutions for Rockwell Collins.
“India is a very promising market for the aerospace and defense sector. We want to work closely with the industry to ensure they have easy access to innovative solutions. We are here for the long term and through this partnership we want to develop locally, and market directly, advanced solutions and services for India. We will continue to invest in India through steady growth, strategic partnerships and by strengthening existing customer relations,” Jim Walker, Vice President and Managing Director of Asia Pacific for Rockwell Collins. The memorandum of understanding marks the first time that a global simulator original equipment manufacturer has partnered with an Indian simulator manufacturing company to cater to the Indian defense market.
Source: Rockwell Collins