OIS Advanced Technology (OIS-AT) and Rafaut of France have entered into an additional agreement where OIS-AT and Rafaut have agreed to manufacture aircraft pylons in India in OIS-AT’s manufacturing facility in the National Capital Region. Aircraft pylons are advanced technology items for aircraft to carry weapons, including bombs and missiles. The companies have also agreed to establish a joint research & development facility in India to cater to customized Indian requirements.
“We are pleased that Rafaut has agreed to support establishing a manufacturing line for advanced aircraft pylons in our manufacturing facilities. When combined with our agreement to jointly establish a Research and Development lab to cater to the special requirements of the Indian military, is in support of the Government of India’s Make In India program”, said Sanjay Bhandari, Chairman and Managing Director of OIS Advanced Technology.
“We are looking forward to advancing our relationship with OIS-AT to establish an aircraft pylon manufacturing plant, and to establish a research and development facility for customized local requirements. We believe India has substantial customized requirements, for which we intend to become a prime supplier with our technologies”, said Bruno Berthet, CEO of Rafaut (France).
Aircraft pylons are essential part of weapon delivery systems of aircrafts. Customized for each aircraft, they enable the aircraft to carry missiles and bombs. The technology for release of these weapons are done in a pneumatic and pyrotechnic manner, thus permitting each aircraft to safely and accurately release weapons as part of their mission.
About OIS Advanced Technology Pvt. Ltd (OIS-AT)
OIS-AT is a broad based technology company involved in manufacturing, research and development, marketing and maintenance of advanced technology products and services. It is India’s largest private sector radar house and is a leading systems integrator of homeland security solutions. It has industrial licenses for the manufacture of military radars, weapon systems and UAVs. OIS-AT is at www.ois-at.com and email@example.com.
Rafaut is a French company involved for over 50 years in aeronautics and armament either as an equipment supplier to French Mod (weapons to aircraft interface devices) or as a supplier to aeronautics major primes. Besides weapons to aircraft interfaces, Rafaut manufactures also some flight controls equipment and subsystems. Rafaut is an OEM and works with strategic partners, such as Airbus, Dassault, Thales, Airbus Helicopter and Safran. Rafaut has a long experience with India, as some of its systems have been in use on the Indian Mirage 2000 for more than 30 years.