PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

Written by / Agency / Source: Safran Group

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Sagem Wins Design Study Contract for Inertial Guidance Systems on Tomorrow’s Tactical Missiles - French defense procurement agency DGA has awarded Sagem (Safran) a design study contract concerning inertial navigation systems for new-generation tactical missiles - Sagem-DS.com
Sagem Wins Design Study Contract for Inertial Guidance Systems on Tomorrow’s Tactical Missiles

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Paris, France, 2013/03/20 - French defense procurement agency DGA has awarded Sagem (Safran) a design study contract concerning inertial navigation systems for new-generation tactical missiles - Sagem-DS.com. PAR: SAF | SAFRAN

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Military/Defense/Homeland Security Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

According to the terms of this contract, Sagem is responsible for the design and construction of inertial reference units for these missiles.

Based on vibrating gyro technology, this work will eventually lead to the development and production of more cost-efficient inertial navigation systems for use on all types of missiles, including air-to-air, surface-to-air, antitank and antiship.

The contract also confirms the DGA’s confidence in Sagem’s ability to apply breakthrough technologies to navigation and stabilization systems. At the same time, Sagem will be able to expand its range of expertise concerning navigation systems on tactical missiles.

Sagem already develops and produces the Hammer AASM (Armement Air-Sol Modulaire) modular guided weapon for this market. Working with prime contractor MBDA, Sagem also makes the sights and seeker for the Mistral air defense missile, and the seeker for the infrared version of the Mica air-to-air/surface-to-air missile. In addition, Sagem was selected to develop and produce the infrared seeker for the MMP medium-range missile and MBDA’s air-to-surface and light antiship missiles*.

Sagem understands and applies all technologies needed for the development and production of inertial sensors for navigation and stabilization systems, including gyros (laser, fiber-optic and vibrating), accelerometers (pendulous and vibrating) and MEMS (Micro Electro Mechanical Systems)

(*) FASGW(H) / ANL: Future Anti-Surface Guided Weapon Heavy - / Anti-Navire Léger.

Sagem (sagem-ds.com), a high-tech company of Safran, holds world or European leadership positions in optronics, avionics, electronics and safety-critical software for both civil and military markets. Sagem is the No. 1 company in Europe and No. 3 worldwide for inertial navigation systems (INS) used in air, land and naval applications. It is also the world leader in helicopter flight controls and the European leader in optronics and tactical UAV systems. Operating across the globe through the Safran group, Sagem and its subsidiaries employ 7,500 people in Europe, Southeast Asia and North America. Sagem is the commercial name of the company Sagem Défense Sécurité.

Sagem (Safran) - Communication Department
Le Ponant de Paris 27, rue Leblanc
75512 Paris Cedex 15 France

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Military/Defense/Homeland Security Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: Safran Group

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Military/Defense/Homeland Security articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


Sagem Wins Design Study Contract for Inertial Guidance Systems on Tomorrow’s Tactical Missiles

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
 
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

Safran Group | Sagem
Publisher Contact: Philippe Wodka-Gallien - Sagem.com 
+33(0)1 58 11 19 49 philippe.wodka-gallien[.]sagem.com
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Safran Group securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Military/Defense/Homeland Security via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From Safran Group / Company Profile


Read Military/Defense/Homeland Security Most Recent Related Newswires:

Thales to Upgrade The Swiss Air Force Master Radars
Thales to Supply Instrumentation for New-generation French Army Live Combat Training Centres
Leonardo Announces Agreement with the Italian Ministry of Defence for the New M-345 Trainer Aircraft
Thales Wins Key Avionics Selection on Brazil’s Azul A320NEO Fleet
France Chooses Safran to Design an Improved Version of the Global Navigation System for its Ballistic Missile Submarines (SSBN)
Leonardo Awarded £271 Million AW159 Wildcat Integrated Support & Training (WIST) Contract by UK Ministry of Defence
Leonardo-Finmeccanica Acquires Sistemi Dinamici and Becomes Stronger in Unmanned Systems
Leonardo Announces Six Additional AW139 Helicopters to The Italian Customs and Border Protection Service
DCNS is Consolidating its Industrial Cooperation Proposal to Norway in the Frame of New Submarine Program - Industry Day Held in Oslo on 6th December
DCNS Starts the Last Adaptation Programme on the French SSBNs for the M51 Missile
Safran Signs Contract to Support European NH90 Engines
GE Showcases Innovative and Efficient Solutions for International Workboat Show
Leonardo - Life Flight Network of US Orders Two Additional AW119Kx Helicopters
DCNS Announces Partnership with Indigenous Defence Consortium
Thales to Upgrade Collins Submarine with Latest Generation Sonar Systems

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  BizJobs.com

Visit  JobsWare.com





 
  ©2017 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)