08 December 2022
by Olivia Savage
Thales has been selected as the prime contractor for increment 3 of the French Army's communications network programme.
The French defence procurement agency, Direction générale de l'armement (DGA), has awarded a EUR720 million (USD758.8 million) contract to Thales for increment 3 of the satellite and radio transmission access operation to the area network and the battlespace intranet (ASTRIDE) programme, the DGA announced on 1 December.
ASTRIDE “enables high-speed, intelligent, and resilient networking of army command posts, from the theatre joint command post to the combined arms battlegroups”, the DGA said.
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Thales has been selected as the prime contractor for increment 3 of the French Army's communications...