Centum Electronics Limited announced a strategic collaboration with Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Limited, centred in Israel. As part of this agreement, both companies will work together and on Electronic Warfare systems for the Indian Navy and Coast Guard.

The Memorandum of Understanding calls for the creation and indigenous manufacture of futuristic lightweight Electronic Warfare systems in lower frequency bands, as well as the life cycle support of existing Electronic Warfare systems.

The Memorandum of Understanding was signed by Nikhil Mallavarapu, Executive Director of Centum Electronics Limited, and Oded Fisher, Naval Warfare System, Rafael Advanced Defence Systems Limited. Centum Electronics’ Vinod Chippalkatti (President) and Subhash Ahlawat (Director, Business Development) were also present, as was Rafael Advanced Defence Systems’ Shardul Rauthela (Director – Naval Systems).