PGZ-MBDA agreement on the delivery of NAREW system elements
The PGZ-NAREW consortium has entered into an agreement with MBDA regarding the timing and terms of delivery of the UK partner’s NAREW system components. The contract will allow the integration of the MBDA launcher and missiles with the radar station and the C2 communication and command system produced by the Polish defense industry.
The agreement between the PGZ-NAREW Consortium and MBDA UK is a confirmation of the British partner’s desire for rapid and efficient deliveries of the effector team – the CAMM missiles and iLaunchers – which will be integrated by the members of the Consortium into the under the contract concluded on April 14 of this year, for the delivery of two short-range air defense firing units for the Polish Armed Forces in the accelerated formula.
“Today’s contract allows us to confirm the new integration work schedule, the progress of which will determine how quickly we can strengthen our country’s air defense. The signed document is also a further step towards the conclusion of a strategic agreement with our British partner in the production of launchers and missiles in our factories, which is crucial for the success of the entire NAREW program”, said Sebastian Chwałek, Chairman of the Board of Directors of PGZ HER
Chris Allam, Managing Director of MBDA UK, said: “MBDA is proud to be part of such an important program for the protection of Polish skies with our Polish partners at PGZ. This first rapid NAREW project demonstrates MBDA’s agility in responding to urgent needs and developing sovereign system solutions in a timely manner. We are already working to quickly deliver the first systems to Poland, as well as addressing the wider NAREW program of technology transfer and Polish manufacturing.
The NAREW program provides for the development and delivery of components and subsystems for 23 short-range anti-aircraft missile systems. The program covers the supply of modern military equipment for the Polish Armed Forces, but also the acquisition of technology and knowledge, the construction of industrial potential, project management and system integration by the military industry. Polish defence.