Eurosam/OCCAr progress key elements of SAMP/T Block 1NT system

15 February 2019

The Eurosam consortium, under the auspices of the Organisation Conjointe de Coopération en matière d'Armement (OCCAr - Organisation for Joint Armament Co-operation) is expected to complete the Preliminary Design Review (PDR) for key elements of the SAMP/T B1 NT (new technology) medium-range surface-to-air missile system in the second quarter of 2019.

The move follows the successful completion of the PDR for the SAMP/T B1NT system of systems at the end 2018 - a key milestone to locking in the technical specifications of the system, including the fire control unit (FCU), launcher, and Aster 30 B1NT munition. The PDR for the B1 NT has already commenced.

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