Navratna Defence PSU, Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) and Hughes India have entered into a Teaming Agreement for design, development, supply, installation, integration and commissioning of Satellite Communication solutions for helicopters under the Ministry of Defence, Government of India at Aero India 2019, Bengaluru.
Director (Marketing), BEL, Ms Anandi Ramalingam and President, Hughes India Shri Partho Banerjee signed the MoU in the presence of Director (Other Units), BEL, Shri Nataraj Krishnappa.
Source- Press Information Bureau (PIB)
Static/Current Takeaways Important For NIACL AO Mains Exam:
- Hughes India is a majority-owned subsidiary of Hughes Network Systems, LLC, USA (Hughes).
- Hughes is the world’s largest provider of broadband satellite networks and services.
- BEL Headquarters in Bengaluru, Karnataka.