Will the ViDAR SCAR reconnaissance pod make an impact in the Middle Eastern ISR market?
Dubai Airshow 2021: L3Harris Wescam focuses on Middle Eastern growth
L3Harris Wescam has been one of the more active Western companies at the Dubai Airshow 2021 in terms of securing new defence-related contracts and opportunities.
For example, the Canadian subsidiary of L3Harris Technologies sealed a deal with Emirati company Calidus Aerospace LLC to develop and produce subsystems for the B-250 light multi-mission turboprop aircraft. L3Harris will design and produce mission kits for delivery to Calidus, the developer and manufacturer of the B-250.
These kits contain integrated solutions such as the WESCAM MX-15D EO/IR sensor, the VORTEXi dual-channel data link system for ISR communications, the Falcon III RF-7850A multichannel …
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As well as finally ordering the A400M, an aircraft Indonesia has been contemplating for some time, the Asian country has agreed to continue financing the KF-21 fighter programme.