Thales has been present in Italy since 1988 and now has 2800 employees in the country. Thales is operating in the security, transportation, aerospace, defence and space markets.
It offers technical solutions aimed to the air traffic management sector, with capabilities in landing, navigation and surveillance systems; to the defence sector, with capabilities in military communications and electronic warfare; to the transport sector, with capabilities in rail signalling and supervision solutions; to the security sector, with capabilities in protection and supervision of critical infrastructures and finally to the space sector, with capabilities in building systems and equipment for space telecommunications, navigation, Earth observation, science, exploration and transport.
To meet the needs of every customer, Thales in Italy has a solid portfolio of dual-use products and technologies, aimed at both civil and military markets. Its strong capabilities for innovation is nurtured by numerous and profitable collaborations with the best Italian universities and research centres, allowing the Group to detect and anticipate the challenges of the market.
Thales Alenia Space has 2300 employees in Italy
Sites in Italy (Florence, Rome, Chieti, Milan, Varese, L'Aquila and Turin)
Thales Italia has 450 employees
Aerospace in Italy
Thales Italia develops and deploys air traffic security systems.In Italy, for both the Italian market and for export, Thales designs and supplies the whole range of the most modern systems for flight assistance, traditional and satellite radio navigation, surveillance and control of airport traffic on the ground (ASMGCS), airfield ground lighting (AGL), turnkey electronic airport systems and new generation ATC surveillance systems.
Thales Alenia Space, the joint venture between Thales (67%) and Leonardo (33%), operates in Italy through Thales Alenia Space in Italy, which has 2,300 employees at four plants, in Rome, Turin, L’Aquila and Milan.
Security systems, telecommunications, supervision, control & management information and signalling solutions for trains, trams and metros form the backbone for transport infrastructures are proposed by the Group in Italy.
Thales was one of two (2) vendors that the US Army has awarded a $6 billion-ceiling Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract to deliver advanced tactical radios under the U.S. Army’s Combat Net Radio (CNR) modernization program. The competitive 10-year c...
After the successful contract award of the Axle Counter in 2021, in which Thales supplies the axle counting systems for new ERTMS track sections, ProRail continues to show its trust to Thales by awarding the ERTMS contract. This entails replacing the current system with...
The successful partnership began with the Falcon family of Business Jets back in the seventies starting with the Falcon 50 followed by the Falcon 200, Falcon 900 and Falcon 2000, and most recently the Falcon 6X. Dassault Aviation and Thales share the same commitment to ...
The contract awarded by Adif Alta Velocidad consists of the renovation of the signalling installations, as well as their adaptation due to the change from Iberian gauge to standard gauge on the Castellón de la Plana- L'Ametlla section and on the branch line linking L'Al...