Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) has signed agreements with defence companies in India in support of proposed projects to develop and build unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and provide maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services for air defence systems operated by the Indian armed forces.
IAI said in press releases that it signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with India’s Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) and Dynamatic Technologies Limited (DTL) to jointly produce UAVs. Another MOU was signed with Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) to establish a new facility to provide MRO support for air-defence systems. The two accords were signed on 5 February at the opening day of the Indian DefExpo show in Lucknow.
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