Thales Belgium has served worldwide and the Belgian defense, security, safety and transportation markets for more than 50 years. Today the Group employs more than 200 people at 3 sites across Belgium, in Herstal, Tubize and Genk. Thales has developed close ties with Belgian industry over many years, and has worked hand in hand with universities and research institutes to develop innovative products for its customers.

Added value

  • Supplier of tactical communication systems & sensors
  • Partner of NATO’s program to upgrade its AWACS early warning and control aircraft
  • Unique company able of offering and mastering the whole air-to-ground rocket system
  • Technologies: propulsion, pyrotechnics, mechanics, electronics, ballistics, guidance

Range of products

  • 2.75’’/70 mm air-to-ground rockets systems for aircraft & helicopters including ammunition, rocket launcher, weapon system management, GSE and integration
  • Tactical communication systems and a variety of onboard sensors for all platforms
  • Modernising the communications systems as a Tier 1 supplier to aircraft manufacturer
  • Cryptographic & cyber security solution to protect on-board data
  • Digitalisation of aircraft operations based on Electronic Flight Bag (EFB) solutions

Main references

  • Customers & partners: Nato / Napma, Belgian Defense, Luxembourg Defense, Boeing, Raytheon, Northrop Grumman, Lockheed Martin, Thales Avionics, Thales Communications & Services, Astrid, Airbus, Stib Brussels
  • OEM: Airbus Helicopters, Hindustan Aeronautics, Leonardo Helicopters, BAE Systems, Denel, more than 300 platforms are operated by End Users with FZ Rocket systems adopted by 55 countries and 70 armies worldwide

Thales Belgium is certified according to ISO 9001:2008 and qualified supplier by various helicopter and aircraft OEM’s

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