New Delhi: Known for communication products, Indian tech company HFCL is stepping up its game in defence technology. Making its foray into radar tech to meet the critical needs of Defence and Security Forces for Information, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR), HFCL is making radars that are super advanced and can perform multiple roles.
Through its subsidiary, Raddef Private Limited, HFCL has come up with a range of Surveillance Radars that uses Frequency Modulated Continuous Wave (FMCW) technology. This technology gives them an edge – they are super accurate, use less power, and are resistant to interference.
Apart from keeping an eye on borders, the radars can also help with weather monitoring and navigation. Moreover, they are versatile, portable, and can handle tough terrains easily.
Additionally, HFCL is also working on a high-end Drone Detection Radar. Their ongoing research covers a bunch of radar technologies, from Doppler Weather Radars to Threat Emulators. Much like superheroes, these radars are playing crucial roles in various sectors and domains.
HFCL’s Managing Director, Mahendra Nahata, has emphasised his company’s commitment to innovation in the defence industry. Showing their seriousness in making top-notch technology in India, the company is putting a lot of resources into Raddef Private Limited.
According to a company statement, it is not just about business; it’s about being a reliable partner for defence communication.
Witnessing the increase in India’s spending on its military, HFCL sees a golden opportunity here. Aligning with the government’s Make in India Policy, HFCL wants to contribute, lead in the Indian defence tech space with its defence tech innovations and help the country modernise its military capabilities.