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Late 2000s

A new leap forward to the future

With the general R&D center built as the first of its kind in the country, alongside the recent merge to Hanwha Group, we have indisputablybecome a genuinely global defense electronics company with frontend technologies. As a smart and dependable partner, we are committed to leading the defense business of the Republic of Korea.

  • 2016

    • Changed company name to Hanwha Systems
    • Launched development of AESA radar prototype for KF-X
    • Won the contract for KF-X MC and LAD
    • Earned PMS(Productivity Management System) Level 7 Plus
    • Won the contract for TICN First Article Production
  • 2015

    • Renamed as Hanwha Thales
    • Awarded the Contract for L-SAM Radar Development
    • Awarded the Contract for TICN Mass Production
    • Opened Field Maintenance Support Center
  • 2014

    • Awarded the contract for ATX CMS
    • Awarded the contract for K-SAM PBL Long Term Maintenance
    • Commenced construction of the Field Maintenance Support Center
    • Awarded the contract for the Next Generation -MILSATCOM Development
  • 2013

    • Awarded the contract for FFX-II Naval Combat Management System Development
    • Awarded the contract for Interferometric Radar Altimeter Development
    • Awarded the contract for Panop-LR (TAS-815K) export to Indonesia
    • Completed the Mine Detection Test Site
    • Awarded the contract for FFX-II CMS IRST Development
    • Awarded the contract for Mid~High Altitude UAV EO/IR Sensor Payload Development
    • Awarded the contract for Minesweeping ROV Development
    • Achieved PMS (Productivity Management System) Level 7
  • 2012

    • Awarded the contract for MFOD Export
    • Delivered the Training Vessel CFCS to the Royal Malaysian Navy FCS
      (the first export of the Navy CMS from Korea)
    • Awarded the contract for PGM MMW Seeker Development
    • Awarded the contract for KM-SAM MFR Mass Production
    • Received the Award of Excellence for Defense Research and Development
    • Achieved certification for the Defense Cost Management System
    • Opened the Maintenance Support Center in the East Sea
    • Completed the EMI/EMC Test Facility at the Yongin R&D Center
  • 2011

    • Awarded the contract for Integrated Operation and Control Technology
      for Multi-Robots EXD Development
    • Awarded the contract for LST-Ⅱ Decoy System (MASS) Development and Mass Production
    • Awarded an export contract from the Royal Malaysian Navy for Training Vessel
    • Acquired CMMI Level 5 v1.3 Certification
    • Acquired KOLAS (Korea Laboratory Accreditation Scheme) certification
    • Received the DAPA Award of Excellence in Defense Company Co-prosperity and Common Growth
  • 2010

    • Awarded the contract for TICN Full Scale Development
    • Awarded the contract for ADC2A Development
    • Awarded an export contract from Germany
      for Submarine Satellite Communication System
    • Received the MND Award of Excellence for SME Co-operation
    • Received the MKE Award for the 10th Korea Digital Management Innovation
    • Acquired AS9100 Certification
  • 2009

    • Awarded the contract for KSS-III Submarine Combat System Development
    • Awarded the contract for Active Phased Array Adaptive
      Beam Forming Technology Development
    • Awarded the export contract from the Iraq Ministry
      of Defense for Tactical Communication System
    • Acquired CMMI Level 5 v1.2 Certification, first in Korea
    • Received the DAPA Award of Excellence for Program Management
  • 2008

    • Awarded the contract for TICN Security Center Awarded the contract for Target Acquisition · Improvement Research
    • Awarded the contract for UAV Mounted Fire Detection System Development
    • Awarded the contract for UAV EO/IR Sensor Payload Development
    • Opened the Electro-Optics R&D Center
    • Awarded the contract for NG TOD System Development
    • Opened the Russia R&D (Moscow)
    • Opened the Yongin R&D Center
    • Opened the Modeling and Simulation Center (Yongin)
    • Received the MND Award of Excellence for tManagement Innovation
    • Received the DAPA Award of Excellence for Defense Company Security
  • 2007

    • Awarded the contract for Mid-Altitude UAV Consulting
    • Development of network based hybrid type robot technology
      (integrated monitoring device, imagery acquisition/distribution device)
    • Awarded the contract for Shingoong Night Vision Equipment Mass Production
    • Received the DAPA Award for Defense Quality Management
    • Awarded the contract for TICN Prototype Development
    • Signed an MOU with Gyeonggi Province for Land Investment and Development for Yongin R&D Center
    • Awarded the contract for TAC ELINT Fighter Aircraft Pod Development
    • Selected as a ‘Beautiful Customs Administrative Partner’ by the Korea Customs Service
    • Awarded the contract for PKX Naval Combat Management System Development
  • 2006

    • Awarded the contract for Surion Helicopter (Onboard Sub-Systems FLIR, Laser Warning Receiver, Smart Multi Function Displays)
    • Awarded the contract for Naval Tracking Radar Development
    • Awarded the contract for Active Protection System Development
      (hard-kill system for tank)
    • Awarded the contract for Tactical Data Link Development
    • Awarded the contract for FFX Naval Combat Management System Development