Global Defence and Homeland Security Solutions Company MKU Ltd. continues to push the boundaries of Defence Technology at the country’s flagship defence exhibition, DefExpo ‘22.

In a series of recorded achievements at for Netro Optronics by MKU, Ms. Prachi Gupta (CEO, Netro Optronics) has been awarded the contract for Design & Indigenous Development of Night Vision Goggles for LUH by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL).

This marks the first time the ANVG will not be imported from a foreign country. The revolutionary device powered by Gen 3 technology, will be developed under the fast-emerging and highly esteemed
Uttar Pradesh Defence Industrial Corridor (UPDIC).

Netro has also signed a monumental MOU with Hensoldt to indigenously manufacture and assemble NightOwl products in India, a technology developed for observation at extremely long ranges. The solution fulfils highest requirements for the seamless surveillance of land and maritime borders.

Netro Soldier Optronics from MKU are industry-leading in-house solutions for night vision and thermal equipment which allow soldiers to operate efficiently in the dark. The range includes night vision and thermal weapon sights, monocular goggles and handheld devices.

When asked about innovation in the future, Ms. Prachi Gupta, CEO Netro Optronics said “There’s a lot in the pipeline that we are already working on. We are investing heavily into core technologies and are extremely excited to be able to introduce a lot more innovation systems for defence and homeland security in India, and across the world. Just you wait!”

MKU’s operations are spread across India (HQ), UAE and Germany and have provided protection to over 3 million soldiers and 3000+ platforms till date. With over 5 manufacturing facilities, a dedicated team of 500+ individuals and an inhouse R&D Centre recognised by the Ministry of Science and Technology, India, the company has built a steady and growing reputation for ‘Making in India, for
the World’.