SAMP/T modernisation programme awarded to eurosam

On December 23rd, 2015, Eurosam signed with OCCAr, the European procurement agency, a contract for the modernisation of SAMP/T. The programme, called B1NT, was awarded by DGA (French MoD) and Italy, the other major partner in the SAMP/T and Aster programmes, is expected to step in within a few months.

B1NT programme will deliver improved capabilities to SAMP/T, in particular for ATBM missions. It includes system upgrades and the development of a new variant of the Aster 30 missile, slated to enter into French Air Force service in 2023.