INTRACOM Defense Electronics Tactical Communications, Data Links and Telemetries, Information Security, Integrated Solutions, Hybrid Power Systems and Security Solutions
INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) is the leading defence telecommunications and electronics systems provider in Greece, which specialises in the design, development and manufacturing of products that incorporate modern technologies in a wide range of applications.
The company offers solutions that include command, control and communication systems (C³I), encryption devices, missile electronic components, tactical communication systems, surveillance, reconnaissance and security systems, hybrid electric power and electric energy storage systems, and software for military applications and testing equipment.
IDE contributes to international development and production programmes, as well as overseas co-operations for the production and export of defence equipment and is a registered member on NATO’s vendor list.
The company’s products and services are deployed in Cyprus, France, Germany, Luxembourg (NSPA), Libya, Sweden, the UK and US.
IDE’s tactical-wideband communications products cover the specific needs of the defence sector, and are already successfully operating in various land platforms in short, medium and long-range, fixed or mobile applications.
IDE’s tactical communication systems are based on extensive and proven expertise in voice-data-video transmission, advanced radio and custom waveform design, as well as communication and transmission security.
The company’s tactical communications solution portfolio includes:
- Spartan: software defined IP broadband radio for secure information transfer at the tactical level
- WIWAN: an advanced IP-based tactical communications network for secure, multimedia information transfer, interconnecting deployed forces at all levels of command in the contemporary theatre of operations
- WISPR: a state-of-the-art, full programmable digital communication system that incorporates a new philosophy in vehicle and inter-vehicle communications
- Tacticon: a tactical IP communication system that provides real-time single and multi-party voice communication and data exchange services among dispersed Communication Nodes, Command Post, Field Headquarters, Tactical Operation Centres, adjacent Battalions and supported units
- Nauticon: a flexible digital communication system that integrates the internal and external communication equipment of any modern naval platform. It can be configured for distributed switch architecture for survivability as well as for physical separation of red and black information processing
Data Links and Telemetries
IDE has significant experience in the design, development, qualification, and production of missile data link and telemetry systems used either in surface-to-air (ESSM), air-to-air (IRIS-T) or ground-to-air missiles (IRIS-T SL).
IDE’s innovative data link designs are based on field-proven knowledge and expertise in designing and incorporating high-tech waveforms and protocols, in addition to the extended embedded software control capability.
IDE’s encryption products feature the highest level of technological advancements. The SECLINE series covers a wide range of applications, including data, fax and voice, (SECLINE a-PLUS), bulk encryption (SECLINE MBit) and IP networks (SECLINE IP).
The SECLINE series of encryption devices is designed to use specialised cryptographic algorithms, fully developed by IDE and certified by the national security authorities. Relevant research and development activities take place in state-of-the-art laboratories, exclusively dedicated for this purpose (for example, TEMPEST laboratory).
IDE has experience in systems integration for land and naval applications and can modernise platforms for land and naval systems.
Integrated solutions offered by IDE include:
- VSAT CRONOS: a secure, autonomous transportable VSAT (very small aperture terminal) system supporting communications for mobile units, headquarters, peacekeeping missions as well as other special contingencies
- WiTAC3S-L (wireless integrated tactical C3 system, land): a military-of-the-shelf (MOTS) integrated tactical communication suite suitable for upgrade or mid-life modernisation of existing customer vehicles
- WiTAC3S-N (wireless integrated tactical C3 system, naval): a military-of-the-shelf (MOTS) integrated tactical communication suite suitable for upgrade or mid-life modernisation of existing customer vessels
- iDEFENDER: An integrated solution for optimised surveillance and critical infrastructure protection addressing the management and mitigation of physical security threats
Hybrid Power Systems (HPS)
IDE offers a series of electric power conversion, storage, management and cost saving products to supply environmentally safer energy.
Thorough research and consistent evaluation of critical technological and economical parameters has led to the development of the HPS family, which lead to an early return of investment related to conventional off-grid systems.
A growing range of products is complemented by custom-made solutions for any demanding requirements.
IDE continuously monitors the emerging and evolving security threats and vulnerabilities in the fields of critical infrastructure and border surveillance and provides state-of-the-art technology development and integrated solutions for public safety and disaster relief agencies.
One of IDE’s core competencies is the multi-sensor, multiplatform, multi-system integration for security specific applications and technologies.
Moreover, IDE specialises in:
- Comprehensive command and control
- Common information picture composition for tactical, operational and strategic levels of command
- Information exploitation and dissemination
- Mission planning
- Multi-sensor information fusion
- Threat assessment
- Physical security information management (PSIM) integration
- Training and simulation
IDE provides services dedicated to calibration, design and engineering development, power amplifier design, manufacturing, software engineering, test systems engineering, verification / qualification, after-sales support, knowledge transfer and training.
Combining experienced personnel, specific industry knowledge and the latest technology achievements, IDE ensures high-reliability and quality services that meet and exceed customer requirements.
IDE has a long and successful history in industrial cooperation programmes for the international defence sector marketplace. The company has supplied advanced equipment, provided professional services or delivered complex turnkey projects to defence industry groups, organisations and national armed forces.
The company’s experience and know-how in defence applications are enhanced through its involvement in new programmes and have established IDE as a key company in the domestic and international defence systems development and production market.
The company is currently successfully involved in the manufacturing of numerous major defence systems and products, in cooperation with defence industry leaders such as Boeing, Diehl BGT Defence, Kraus-Maffei Wegmann, Northrop Grumman, Raytheon, Saab, Thales and Zeiss Optronik.
Products and Services
INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) participated in the international exhibition DSEi 2017, one of the largest defence and security exhibitions that took place in London from 12-15 September.Read more
INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) released its new innovative product under the name Hybrid GENAIRCON.Read more
INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) signed a €1.2m contract with Rheinmetall MAN Military Vehicles for the supply of WiSPR intercommunications systems to equip the BOXER infantry fighting vehicle for the international market. WiSPR system deliveries are planned to be completed in 2018.Read more
INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE's) latest product technology was put to the test by the Estonian Defence Forces (EDF) during the '15th Spring Storm' exercise.Read more
In the frame of the briefing in primary and significant domestic defence industrial activities and infrastructures, students of the Hellenic Air Force Command and Staff College (AFCSC) visited INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE), accompanied by college staff officers.Read more
INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE), the leading Greek electronics and communications systems manufacturer in the defence and security area, honoured with a significant performance award from Raytheon at the company's annual awards conference on 2 May in Boston, MA, US.Read more
In the frame of the policy of the Hellenic Ministry of National Defense for creating energy-autonomous camps by using Smart Grids and Renewable Energy Sources, INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) installed the Hybrid System HG10K-10 for evaluation at a Hellenic Air Force base.Read more
After an international bidding process that brought together companies from the ten countries participating in the ESSM consortium, INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) has won the contract for the design and development of electronic units for the Block 2 improved version of the surface-to-air Evolved SeaSparrow Missile (ESSM).Read more
IDE (INTRACOM Defense Electronics) signed a €2m contract with Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) for the supply of WiSPR Intercommunication Systems to equip the BOXER Infantry Fighting Vehicle for the international market. WiSPR system deliveries are planned to be completed in 24 months.Read more
Τhe delivery from INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) to NATO Missile Firing Installation (NAMFI) of the Enhanced Control and Display System (ECDS) was successfully completed in mid-December 2016, a project awarded to IDE after an international tender.Read more
INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) received an order from NATO Support and Procurement Agency (NSPA) for WiSPR intercommunication systems with an initial value of €1.3m.Read more
In the frame of the briefing within primary and significant domestic defence industrial activities and infrastructures, the Hellenic Navy Staff and Command College (HNSCC) visited INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) premises.Read more
IDE (INTRACOM Defense Electronics) signed a €4.1m contract with Krauss Maffei Wegmann (KMW) for WiSPR intercommunication systems, in the frame of the PzH2000 retrofit programme of the German Army.Read more
INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE), a long-time valued supplier for Raytheon, has been selected as a winner of the 4-Star Supplier Excellence Award. This was the fifth consecutive year that IDE was presented with a Raytheon Supplier Excellence Award.Read more
Another significant award to INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE). It is about 'extroversion', which was awarded to IDE at the 'Active Greece Awards 2016 event, held on Wednesday 23 March 2016 at Piraeus Port Authority.Read more
A strategic cooperation agreement was signed between HDS (Hellenic Defence Systems SA), the sole state-owned company producing weapons and ammunition in Greece and the leading Greek private company in the field of defence electronics and communications systems, IDE (Intracom Defense Electronics) on Monday 25 January 2016.Read more
IDE (INTRACOM Defense Electronics), the leading defence electronics and communications systems manufacturer in Greece, extends its cooperation with Raytheon by signing a new contract worth $63.4m to manufacture subsystems for the PATRIOT air defence system.Read more
The Alternate Minister of National Defence (MoD) Mr. Dimitris Vitsas paid a visit on 8 December to the premises of IDE (INTRACOM Defense Electronics) at Koropi.Read more
INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) participated in the international exhibition AUSA 2015, one of the largest worldwide exhibitions specialised in land systems, in Washington DC, US, from 12-14 October 2015.Read more
After an international competition, INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) extended its existing agreement with Boeing, within the frame of the upgrade programme communication, navigation, surveillance / air traffic management (CNS / ATM) of NATO airborne warning and control system (AWACS) aircraft.Read more
A considerable number of customers, officers, officials and executives of the defence industry visited the stand of INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) that participated in the International Defense Systems Exhibition DSEi 2015, which took place in London between 15-18 September.Read more
INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE), the leading defense electronics and communication systems manufacturer in Greece, extends its cooperation with Raytheon by signing a new contract worth US$63m to manufacture subsystems for the PATRIOT defense system.Read more
INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) was recognised for its quality and performance by winning the 3-star Supplier Excellence Award for the fourth consecutive year, from Raytheon's Integrated Defense Systems (IDS).Read more
On Wednesday, March 11, 2015, the ordinary General Meeting of the members of the Hellenic Aerospace and Defense Industries Group (HASDIG) was held, during which its new Board of Directors was elected.Read more
INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) is the new member of the consortium developing the Hellenic Civil Unmanned Air Vehicle (HCUAV), whose mission is to support civil protection and public safety services in Greece and abroad.Read more
Continuing its long and successful participation in the PATRIOT air defense systems as well as in the close-in support PHALANX weapon system, IDE (INTRACOM Defense Electronics) has undertaken two new export contracts in the USA amounting to $3m.Read more
INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) participated in the international exhibition AUSA 2014, one of the largest exhibitions in the world specialising in land systems, held in Washington DC, US from 13 - 15 October, 2014.Read more
US-based Raytheon awarded an international distinction to IDE (INTRACOM Defense Electronics), as shown in the press release of the high-tech company.Read more
Nato's NSPA (Nato Support Agency) organised at its premises in Luxembourg on 25 June 2014, GREENDAY 2014, an exhibition and demonstration of innovative, alternative energy systems for military and civil applications.Read more
INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) took part in Eurosatory 2014, the international land and air-land defence and security exhibition, which was held in Paris from 16 to 20 June with 1,504 participants / exhibitors from 58 countries.Read more
INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) performed a field demonstration of its intercommunication system WiSPR (Wideband Intercom & Secure Packet Radio) to the United States Marine Corps (USMC) in the US.Read more
Another successful firing of the Ground Based Air Defence System IRIS-T SLM was demonstrated by Diehl Defence in the presence of 90 international experts and military representatives from 16 nations at the Overberg Test Range in South Africa.Read more
In continuation of cooperation with the defence and security international company Saab, INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) has signed an exclusive frame agreement for the support of the Hellenic Army ARTHUR weapon locating radar systems.Read more
INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) demonstrated successfully a land and naval surveillance system to senior executives of the armed and security forces of a third country. The demonstration included field trials on both land and sea.Read more
Continuing the expansion of its activities, INTRACOM Defense (IDE) has signed a new contract with RAYTHEON for the surface-to-air missile ESSM (Evolved SeaSparrow Missile) programme of NATO.Read more
In the frame of international air defence programmes, the first article inspection (FAI) of the Patriot Legacy antenna mast group (AMG)was performed and successfully completed by Raytheon, with the presence of US Government representatives, at INTRACOM defense electronics (IDE) premises in Koropi, Attica, Greece.Read more
On 10 July 2013 students of the Hellenic Navy Staff & Command College (HNSCC) visited INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) premises, accompanied by the HNSCC commander commodore Mr Ioannis Samaras and staff officers of the college, to learn about the manufacterer's primary and significant domestic defense industrial activities and infrastructures.Read more
INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) hosted the international Military Vetronics Association's (MILVA) meeting on generic vehicles architecture for land vehicles on 22-23 May at Athens Information Technology (AIT).Read more
INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) has signed two new export contracts with German companies for its telemetry systems and field test equipment.Read more
INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE), the largest defence electronic and communication systems manufacturer in Greece, has further extended its cooperation with Raytheon.Read more
In the frame of the briefing in primary and significant domestic defence industrial infrastructures, students of the Hellenic National Defense College (HNDC) visited INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) premises, accompanied by the HNDC Commandant Major General Georgios Spyropoulos and staff officers of the college.Read more
INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) has announced it has signed new export contracts worth $2.7m, which will be completed in 2014.Read more
A successful firing of the IRIS-T SL (surface launched) missile has been announced by the German company Diehl BGT Defence (DBD).Read more
INTRACOM Defense Electronics, a leading Hellenic company in communications and electronics in the defense sector, has been certified to the ISO 27001:2005 for the implementation and application of Information Security Management System.Read more
INTRACOM Defense Electronics launched its new product Spart@n which is a new IP (Internet Protocol) broadband Radio System for secure information transfer at the tactical level.Read more
INTRACOM Defense Electronics has been awarded a new €1.5m contract by the German company Diehl BGT Defence (DBD) for the IRIS-T missile program.Read more
Radar for Fighter Aircraft: INTRACOM Defense Electronics Signs New Contract for the International Market
The international market continues to purchase electronic assemblies of the AN/APG-68(V)9 Radar, manufactured by INTRACOM Defense Electronics.Read more
Participation of INTRACOM Defense Electronics in Leopard Main Battle Tank International Users Conference
INTRACOM Defense Electronics participated in the International Conference among Nations-Users of the Leopard Main Battle Tank, following an invitation from Hellenic Army General Staff that hosted this year the event in Athens.Read more
The intercommunication system WiSPR (Wideband Intercom & Secure Packet Radio) of INTRACOM Defense Electronics has been selected by German BWB (Federal Office of Defense Technology and Procurement) for military platforms of the German Army, following international competition.Read more
INTRACOM Defense Electronics has increased exports and sales in 2011.Read more
In the frame of the official visit in Greece, the Chief of the Libyan Navy, Commodore Hasan Ali Bushnak, paid a visit to INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE).Read more
INTRACOM Defense Electronics was awarded a Supplier Excellence Award by Raytheon's Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) business unit in a ceremony at Andover, Massachusetts, USA.Read more
Following international competition, INTRACOM Defense Electronics won a two year contract with NAMSA (NATO Maintenance and Supply Agency) with an option of three additional years for the support of PATRIOT Systems.Read more
INTRACOM Defense Electronics, the largest Hellenic defense electronic systems manufacturer, has signed a new contract regarding the patriot air and missile defense system with RAYTHEON.Read more
In the frame of the briefing in primary and significant domestic defense industrial infrastructures, students of the Hellenic National Defense College (HNDC) visited INTRACOM Defense Electronics premises.Read more