HeiTech and Thales to Develop Malaysian Naval Combat Management System

2 March 2011 (Last Updated March 2nd, 2011 18:30)

Thales Nederland and HeiTech Padu Berhad have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to cooperate in the development of a Malaysian naval combat management system. According to the MoU, both companies will develop and produce the Thales Tacticos combat management system for the second

Thales Nederland and HeiTech Padu Berhad have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to cooperate in the development of a Malaysian naval combat management system.

According to the MoU, both companies will develop and produce the Thales Tacticos combat management system for the second-generation patrol vessel in Malaysia.

HeiTech Padu will also be involved in the delivery of the Tacticos system currently built for the modernisation of the Kasturi Class.

An in-country support facility will also be established to serve the Royal Malaysian Navy with first-class systems and contribute to the development of the Malaysian defence industry.