The PGZ-NAREW consortium has concluded an settlement with MBDA concerning the schedule and phrases of supply of the NAREW system parts from the British companion. The contract will enable for the combination of the MBDA launcher and missiles with the radar station and the C2 communication and command system produced by the Polish defence trade. The settlement between the PGZ-NAREW Consortium and MBDA UK is a affirmation of the British companion’s readiness for fast and environment friendly deliveries of the effector group – the CAMM missiles and iLaunchers – which will probably be built-in by the members of the Consortium as a part of the contract concluded April 14 this yr, for the supply of two short-range air defence fireplace items for the Polish Armed Forces within the accelerated system.

The Widespread Anti-Air Modular Missile (CAMM) is a household of surface-to-air missiles developed by MBDA UK for the UK. Incorporating superior applied sciences to offer full safety towards all identified and projected air targets. The CAMM missile will type the core of the land primarily based air defence model for the Royal Artillery. CAMM has an lively RF seeker that gives true all-weather efficiency with glorious litter rejection capabilities. CAMM shares some frequent options and parts with the ASRAAM air-to-air missile, however with up to date electronics and an lively radar homing seeker. From 2021, as Land Ceptor it’s the missile a part of the Sky Sabre air defence system changing the Rapier missile in British Military service. The system can also be contributing to the updating of MBDA’s ASRAAM in service with the Royal Air Drive.


Signing ceremony of the contract by MBDA and PGZ-NAREW.(Picture by MBDA)

Chris Allam, Managing Director of MBDA UK, stated: “MBDA is proud to be a part of such an necessary programme for the safety of Polish skies along with our Polish companions from PGZ. This speedy preliminary NAREW mission demonstrates MBDA’s agility to answer pressing wants, and develop sovereign system options in speedy timescales. We’re already working to quickly ship the primary methods to Poland in addition to addressing the broader NAREW programme of expertise switch and Polish manufacture.”

“At this time’s contract permits us to verify the additional schedule of integration work, the progress wherein will decide how rapidly we can strengthen our nation’s air defence. The signed doc can also be one other step in direction of concluding a strategic settlement with our British companion within the manufacturing of launchers and missiles at our vegetation, that’s essential for the success of all the NAREW program” stated Sebastian Chwa?ek, President of the Administration Board of PGZ S.A.

The NAREW program supplies for the event and supply of parts and subsystems for 23 short-range anti-aircraft missile methods. This system covers the provision of recent army tools for the Polish Armed Forces, but additionally the acquisition of expertise and information, constructing industrial potential, mission administration and system integration by the Polish defence trade. The PGZ-NAREW Consortium consists of: Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa S.A. (chief), Huta Stalowa Wola S.A., Jelcz sp.z o.o., MESKO S.A., O?rodek Badawczo Rozwojowy Centrum Techniki Morskiej S.A., PCO S.A., PIT-RADWAR S.A., Wojskowe Zak?ady ??czno?ci No. 1 S.A., Wojskowe Zak?ady Uzboszenia S.A., Army Digital Works ARE. and Zak?ady Mechaniczne Tarnów S.A. Different firms from the Polish Armaments Group and numerous non-public firms, analysis and improvement establishments and educational centres may also be capable to take part within the mission.

CAMM (Common Anti-air Modular Missile) with main motor firing
CAMM (Widespread Anti-air Modular Missile) with most important motor firing