Diehl Defence GmbH & Co. KG
Diehl Defence – Competence in Defence and Security
Diehl Defence delivers high-tech equiment for defence. The company is one of the global technology leaders in the development and production of guided missiles and ammunition for armies, air forces and navies. Moreover, Diehl Defence also offers advanced system solutions for ground-based air defence. Innovative solutions in the fields of reconnaissance, monitoring, training and protection round off the product range.
Affiliated- and program companies
AIM Infrarot-Module GmbH
AIM Infrarot-Module GmbH develops and manufactures high-quality infrared detectors and thermal imaging devices as well as Stirling cooling systems. AIM products are used not only by armed forces but also for research, industrial processes, safety engineering and environmental protection as well. A new segment includes space-based applications.
As global market leaders for ammunition fuzes as well as safety & arming devices, the companies JUNGHANS Microtec GmbH and JUNGHANS T2M S.A.S. operate under the trademark JUNGHANS Defence. The French subsidiary JUNGHANS T2M S.A.S. and the German company DynITec belong to JUNGHANS Microtec.
Diehl Retrofit Missile Systeme GmbH
The business purpose of Diehl Retrofit Missile Systeme GmbH is to market and sell legacy Sidewinder AIM-9L series missiles including related logistical services to customers worldwide.
Diehl & Eagle Picher GmbH
Diehl & Eagle Picher GmbH – a joint venture of Diehl and Eagle Picher Technologies, USA – manufactures defence battery systems. The product portfolio ranges from thermal batteries for missiles and ammunition to activatable lithium thionyl chloride batteries (fuze batteries) and battery packs for military and civilian applications.
EuroSpike GmbH is a program company marketing the Israeli Spike type guided missiles in Europe. Its shareholders include the companies Diehl, Rheinmetall and Rafael.
PARSYS GmbH is the prime contractor for the PARS 3 LR guided missile – primary armament of the Tiger support helicopter of the German Army. PARSYS GmbH is a joint venture of MBDA Deutschland and Diehl Defence GmbH und Co. KG.
RAM-System GmbH (RAMSYS) – a joint venture of Diehl and MBDA Deutschland – is responsible for program management of the RAM (Rolling Airframe Missile) air defence system in Europe marketing the ship self-defence system in selected countries. The company is also involved in the US programs Evolved Sea Sparrow Missile (ESSM) and Standard Missile SM-2.