The defense & civil systems division of German firm Jenoptik will supply components for the Raytheon/Lockheed Martin PAC-3 (Patriot Advanced Capability-3) land-based mobile missile defense system within the scope of several contracts.
The overall order consists of several partial orders which the received between June and August 2016. Jenoptik will provide the power supply, the converter, the aluminum chassis as well as the spare part packages for the medium-range PAC-3 air defence systems. The power generators will supply the radar and the carrier system of the missile defense system with electrical power.
PAC-3 weapon system is used for defense against aircraft, tactical ballistic missiles and cruise missiles.