Selex ES Wins a Contract of about €40 million in Kuwait to Supply an Airport Data Communications Network

Issue 45 - August 2013

Selex ES, a Finmeccanica company, signed a contract for a value of about €40 million with the General Directorate of the Civil Aviation of Kuwait, to provide a networking data infrastructure to allow data exchange in the Kuwait City airport.

The three-year agreement, named KADIN (Kuwait Airport Data Interchange Network), includes the supply and the installation of complex hardware and software systems for the management of data traffic among the several and different airport systems, which are already operational or which may be operational in the future. The agreement also includes four years’ logistic support.