Thales

Researchers unveil world’s first artificial nano-neuron with voice recognition capabilities

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Researchers from the Joint Physics Unit CNRS/Thales, the Nanosciences and Nanotechnologies Centre (CNRS/Université Paris Sud), in collaboration with American and Japanese researchers, have developed...

Modern integrated soldiers will rely on Thales’ new generation assault rifle – F90MBR

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Key points:* NATO tri-rail system and magazine compatibility ensures interoperability with existing NATO weapons.* Fully ambidextrous forward bolt, 'Over The Beach' capability and magazine...

New York JFK international airport to enhance security with Thales

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Key Points * Thales has won a contract to provide JFK T4 with state of the art integrated security platform, system integration and airport security...

Bahrain International Airport relies on the Thales: SITA consortium to enhance security of 14...

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Key Points * Bahrain's Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunication has chosen Thales and SITA to provide the airport security and operations management system as part...

2017 Thales Data Threat Report: security spending decisions leave sensitive data vulnerable

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* Thales announces the results of its 2017 Thales Data Threat Report, issued in conjunction with analyst firm 451 Research.* Trends: Breaches and security...

Airbus sells its shares in Atlas Elektronik

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Airbus Defence and Space has entered into an agreement to sell its 49% share in Atlas Elektronik Group to thyssenkrupp, based in Essen, Germany. With...

Thales to equip the French forces with Spy’Ranger mini reconnaissance UAVs

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Thales's latest-generation Spy'Ranger mini surveillance and reconnaissance Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) has been chosen by the French Defence Procurement Agency (DGA) to equip the...

Global megatrends pose defence and security challenges: PwC report

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The global megatrends are set to have a significant and disruptive effect on defence and security environments around the world, says a new PwC...

Whitepaper: Five megatrends and their implications for global defence and security

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Global megatrends are macroeconomic and geostrategic forces that are shaping our world, and our collective futures inprofound ways. The implications of these...

Thales to upgrade Collins submarine with latest generation sonar systems

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* Maintain Royal Australian Navy's operational edge in the region and contribute to Australian sovereignty. * Better detection of evolving underwater threats and upgrades...

Thales named among top companies for the second year by the Dow Jones

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First added to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) in 2015, Thales has again been included in the Europe and World indices published by...

Williams takes the lead in Formula One with Thales cyber security solutions

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Thales, leader in critical information systems, cyber security and data protection, and Williams (ETR: WGF1), a leading Formula One team and advanced engineering company,...

Thales achieves level 2 BEE in SA

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Key points: * Thales supports the transformation policies of South African government.* Thales South Africa Systems has achieved a level 2 B-BBEE rating, with 51%...

Cisco, Thales sign unprecedented strategic collaboration in field of cyber security

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Cisco, worldwide leader in IT technologies, with a unique understanding of cyber threats, thanks to its unparalleled capabilities in networks and analysis, and Thales,...

Thales to build “Cyber Range”, cyber security training, testing facility for Dutch Defence Cyber...

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In the Netherlands, the Defence Cyber Command (DCC) and Thales entered into a contract to set up a sophisticated cyber security training and testing...

Thales is delighted that DCNS has been selected by Australia for the renewal of...

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As a major player in the defence sector in both France and Australia, Thales is delighted that DCNS has been selected, after an international...

Qatar Armed Forces selects Thales SEARCHMASTER radar

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Key points: * Qatar Armed Forces chooses SEARCHMASTER radar to equip its Optionally Piloted Vehicles – Aircraft.* The SEARCHMASTER meets all surveillance mission types and...

Thales opens new Cyber Security Operations Centre as cyber crime continues to grow

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Thales announces the opening of a new Cyber Security Operations Centre (CSOC) in Elancourt, near Paris. As cyber threats grow and cyber attacks become...

Thales modernises air traffic management across SA

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Key Points* Thales is supplying a WAM system to the northern region of South Africa and distance measuring equipment (DME) technology to 31 sites...

Thales modernises German Navy’s tactical trainer

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The Federal Office of Bundeswehr Equipment, Information Technology and In-Source Support (BAAINBw) has awarded Thales the contract to modernise the German Navy's tactical and...

Singapore Airlines enjoys the Thales In-Flyt Experience

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Singapore Airlines is recognised for its high standards of service and cabin experience. As a visionary of connected IFE solutions, Singapore Airlines constantly seeks...

Ticketing: SA chooses Thales’s TransCity solution, integrating payments by credit card

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Thales has signed a second contract with the Bombela consortium to equip the Gautrain transport network between Johannesburg and Pretoria with the latest fare...

Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI): Thales added to Europe and World indices

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Thales has been added to the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) Europe and World published by asset manager RobecoSAM, which awarded the group with...

Thales today unveils new Lightweight Multiple Launcher

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The Lightweight Multiple Launcher New Generation (LML NG) system can be used on a tripod or vehicle mount and supports swift deployment of STARStreak...

Thales secures Oman’s newest airports in Muscat, Salalah

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Key points * Thales is delivering integrated airport security systems to Muscat International Airport; and Salalah's new airports, already in operation since 15 June.* Thales's...

More than just IFE – Thales expands its offer into InFlyt Experience

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Thales announces the reshaping of its in-flight entertainment and connectivity (IFEC) activities into Thales InFlyt Experience. This strategic shift focuses on the passenger experience, which...

Statement from Thales Board of Directors

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At the meeting of the Board of Directors on 27 November 2014, Jean-Bernard Lévy, who has been appointed chairman and CEO of EDF, tendered...

Thales unveils unique counter-piracy service solution

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Key points: * Thales unveils unique counter-piracy service solution for shipping companies and coastguards.* Four missions: threat detection (radar), identification (optronics), deterrence (searchlight) and protection...

Airbus Defence and Space completes P-3 Orion modernisation programme for Brazilian Air Force

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Airbus Defence and Space has delivered the last of nine P-3 Orion anti-submarine warfare (ASW) aircraft modernised with new systems and avionics for the...

Brazil orders Airbus C295 search and rescue aircraft

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Brazil has signed a contract with Airbus Defence and Space for the acquisition of three Airbus C295 search and rescue (SAR) aircraft. The three aircraft...

Eurofighter submits bid to Denmark

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Airbus Defence and Space has submitted its bid in response to the Danish Ministry of Defence´s tender for the replacement of Denmark´s fleet of...

Thales I-Master radar gets new maritime mode

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Thales announced today at Farnborough International Airshow 2014 that its I-Master radar is now available with a Maritime Moving Target Indication (MMTI) mode. The...

Egypt orders eight more Airbus C295 tactical transports

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Egypt has ordered eight more Airbus C295 transports in a deal which will take its fleet to 20 and makes it the biggest customer...

Thales supplies secure communications services for EU Force in Central African Republic

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Thales has been chosen by the European Union Force (EUFOR) to supply and operate a highly secure communication and information system in the Central African...

New, small TB3hp Tetra base station with high power inside

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Airbus Defence and Space has unveiled its new high-power mini Tetra (terrestrial trunked radio) base station, the TB3hp, the world's smallest of its kind....

Airbus Defence and Space’s passive radar demonstrates its operational capability in real scenarios

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Airbus Defence and Space's newly developed passive radar has proven the functionality of its underlying technology in several field tests under real conditions. In...

Airbus Defence and Space partners with BAE Systems on radar satellite imagery

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Airbus Defence and Space and BAE Systems have launched a strategic alliance to produce, market and sell innovative geospatial intelligence (GEOINT) products...

Cyber security: strategic partnership between Alcatel-Lucent, Thales

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Key points:* Contemplated agreement would see Thales acquire Alcatel-Lucent's cyber security services and communications security activities.* Thales would commit to providing services to Alcatel-Lucent...

Zambia to join regional neighbours with acquisition of Thales ATM

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Following an international competitive tender, the Ministry of Transport, Works, Supply and Communication of Zambia has chosen Thales for the supply, delivery, installation, and...

Thales further strengthens its commitment to the Sultanate of Oman

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Building on its 35-year success story in the Sultanate of Oman, Thales consolidates its presence in the Sultanate by inaugurating new offices. This decision was...

Mobile Tetra satcom solution from Airbus Defence and Space demonstrates operational suitability in field...

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The mobile Tetra (terrestrial trunked radio) solution with satellite connectivity, "Tetra radio coverage via satellite", from Airbus Defence and Space was successfully tested as...

Successful sea acceptance trials of Colombian Almirante Padilla class frigates

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Thales and DCNS announce the comprehensive modernisation programme of the Colombian Navy's four Almirante Padilla class frigates has been concluded with a successful sea...

Thales secures initial order for Cougar Team Radio at Security and Policing

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Thales today secured a pre-launch order for the new Cougar Team Radio due for release on 31 March 2014. Dextera Global has placed an...

Thales launches Eiji1, suite of secure mobile telecommunications services for professionals

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Thales has launched Eiji, an innovative suite of mobile telecommunications services, designed to provide essential operators, major corporations and civil security forces with secure,...

Thales at Dubai Airshow

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Thales will participate in the Dubai Airshow exhibition, which takes place in Dubai from 17 to 21 November. Present in the Middle East for over...

Thales to equip AW159 helicopters for Republic of Korea Navy

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AgustaWestland and Thales are under contract to supply COMPACT FLASH SONICS dipping sonars for the Republic of Korea Navy's new AW159 Maritime Operations Helicopters. The...

Embraer selects Thales IFF systems for military aircraft upgrades

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Brazilian aircraft manufacturer Embraer has awarded Thales a contract to supply IFF (identification friend or foe) transponders for the upgrade of A1M fighters and...

Thales ranked among world’s 100 most innovative companies

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Thales is proud to have been listed, for the second consecutive year, as a Top 100 Global Innovator in the rankings announced today by...

Thales wins support contract for MRR radars aboard Norwegian corvettes

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Thales has signed the first contract to provide through-life support for six MRR (Multi-Role Radar) systems aboard Royal Norwegian Navy Skjold-class corvettes. The five-year...

Krauss-Maffei Wegmann selects vehicle command systems from Thales for new contract in ME

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As part of the modernisation of its land forces, a Middle East country has procured vehicles for its new brigade from German Land Defence...