Aselsan Expands Operations In Kazakhstan
Aselsan and Kazakhstan Engineering have deepened their collaboration in the defence industrial sector, with new work being given to local joint venture firm Kazakhstan Aselsan Engineering (KAE).
In a ceremony on 10 November, officials from Aselsan and KAE signed an agreement that will see technology transferred to the joint venture to allow for the in-country production of APCO-25 compliant radio equipment.
Work to be undertaken in Kazakhstan will include assembly of equipment, including circuit board-level work. KAE has been offering the 4700 family of Aselsan radio systems, which include a range of handheld, desktop, and mobile radio systems that operate across the analogue, trunk, digital, and encrypted ranges and VHF, UHF, and FM spectrums, as well as the Atlas portable radio system.
About the company
Aselsan Elektronik Sanayi ve Ticaret AS is a Turkey-based defense industry company, engaged in the land, air, naval and space technology. It operates in the fields of the design, development, production, system integration, and after-sales services of Military Communications Systems, Radar Systems, Electronic Warfare Systems, Electro-Optic Systems, Navigation and Avionic Systems, Weapons Systems, Command Control Communication Computer Intelligence Reconnaissance and Surveillance Systems, Naval Systems, Unmanned Systems, and Traffic and Toll Collection Systems. The Company divides its activities in four divisions: Communication and Information Technologies (HBT), Defense Systems Technologies (SST), Microelectronics, Guidance and Electro-Optics (MGEO), and Radar, Electronic Warfare and Intelligence Systems (REHIS).