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The mission of the Estonian Defence and Aerospace Industry Association is to create better opportunities for their member companies on the markets of goods and services for defence & security purposes.

The projects of Estonian defence industry companies received EUR 6 million from Europe

Seven projects involving the participation of Estonian defence industry companies received EUR 6 million from the European Defence Industrial Development Programme (EDIDP) to develop new technological solutions. The Estonian state is providing almost EUR 500,000 in financing for the projects.

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The Estonian Defence and Aerospace Industry Association recognized the most outstanding achievement of the year

This year, for the first time, the Estonian Defence and Aerospace Industry Association chose the Estonian defence industry Award of the Year instead of the defence industry Company of the Year.

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Collecting intelligence from above

Space - the new horizon

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At the General Assembly on Wednesday 12 June, the new strategy of the EKTL was presented

14.06.2024

At the General Assembly on Wednesday 12 June, the new strategy of the EKTL was presented, the Council was re-elected, the annual report for 2023 was approved and the new Defence Industry Fund was introduced.

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A business delegation from the Estonian Defence and Aerospace Industry Association visited Norway

07.06.2024

A business delegation from the Estonian Defence and Aerospace Industry Association visited Norway on 5-6 June with the aim of finding new markets and partners for Estonian defence companies.

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The EDF and the Ministries of Defence of Estonia and Finland are supporting the Estonian defence industry company KrattWorks’ “BadB” project with a €6 million investment

30.05.2024

The BadB project will focus on the development of ground and air navigation solutions that do not rely on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS). The solution will use satellite map data and machine learning algorithms to determine positioning.

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Milrem Robotics, Europe’s leading developer of robotics and autonomous systems, opened a new production facility

24.05.2024

The new facility, will be able to produce 500 THeMIS unmanned ground vehicles per year, enabling the company to meet the growing demand for intelligent robotic systems.

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EKTL and the NATO DIANA Accelerator hosted a Demo Day

23.05.2024

Yesterday, 22 May, EKTL and the NATO DIANA Accelerator hosted a Demo Day to introduce domestic and foreign investors to the latest cutting-edge developments in the defence industry.

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News

Events

EDF julgeolekuraamistiku seminar

25.04.2024 – 25.04.2024 |

Relva- ja lõhkeaineseaduse briif

17.04.2024 – 17.04.2024 |

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About Estonian Defence and Aerospace Industry Association

Estonian Defence and Aerospace Industry Association was founded in 2009 and represents leading defence and security industry companies in Estonia.

Today Estonian Defence and Aerospace Industry Association covers almost all the defence, space and security related industries in Estonia with over 130 member companies.

The mission of the Estonian Defence and Aerospace Industry Association is to create better opportunities for its member companies on the markets of goods and services for defence & security purposes and to contribute thereby to increase the defence & security capability and economic development of Estonia.

About Estonian Defence and Aerospace Industry Association