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Thales is a global organisation focused on delivering innovative solutions that help civil and military customers make the right decisions at the right time and act accordingly. With 62,000 employees in 56 countries, Thales plays a key role in keeping the public safe and secure, guarding vital infrastructure and protecting national security interests.
Thales has been active in Greece for 30 years, supplying a number of major systems to the Hellenic Armed Forces.
These include avionics and mission systems for the Mirage 2000 and Mirage 2000-5 combat aircraft, and large-scale air defence systems for the Air Force and the Navy. Thales combat systems are deployed by Hellenic Navy on-board surface vessels, while Thales PR4G tactical radios, optronic systems and surveillance radars are in service with the Army.
In civil markets, Thales has supplied much of the country's air traffic control systems, signalling systems for the mainline rail network, supervision and communication systems for the Athens metro as well.
In the space domain, Thales is supporting critical projects with regards to Electrical Ground Support Equipment's (EGSE) and development and manufacturing of electronic test modules.