Airbus DS Electronics and Border Security will equip the A330 MRTT multirole tanker aircraft ordered by Republic of Korea with cryptographic technology employing the latest Mode 5 NATO standard.

Under a contract awarded by Airbus Defence and Space, Airbus DS Electronics and Border Security (in the future HENSOLDT) will deliver until beginning of 2018 eight cryptographic computers which will protect the A330 MRTT’s identification systems against hostile spoofing and jamming.

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