Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) has signed a new contract for the supply of Barak-8 air and missile defense systems to the Israeli marine SA-6 corvettes.
Barak-8 systems are used by the navy to protect the country's exclusive economic zone and strategic facilities.
The contract was led by the Israeli Navy, the Department of Defense Research and Development (DDR & D) and the procurement administration in the Israeli Ministry of Defense.
"With land and marine modules, the system offers a complete response to a wide range of threats and has been developed to work with other systems."
IAI Missiles & Space Group Executive Vice President and General Manager Boaz Levi said: "The purchase of Barak-8 system for the SA & # 39; ar-6 corvettes will extend the operational capabilities of the Israeli Navy, including the defense of Israel's territorial and exclusive economic zone.
"With land and marine modules, the system provides a complete response to a wide range of threats and has been developed to work with other systems." Barak-8 is a proud member of the exclusive club that represents the world's most successful military military developments. Israel organizes. "
Barak-8 is an operational air and missile defense system that offers broad air and point defense against a wide range of sea level threats from the air, the sea or the country.
Used by the Israeli Navy, the Indian Navy and the Indian Air Force (IAF), Barak-8 integrates a number of new and advanced systems such as digital radar, command and control, launchers, interceptors with modern radio frequency (RF) seekers, Datalink and system-wide connectivity .
The Barak-8 systems have been developed by IAI together with DDR & D and India & # 39; s Defense Research and Development Organization, the navies of the two countries, Rafael, the ELTA Group of IAI and local industries in India.