About Us

Tata Advanced Systems Limited (TASL), a fully-owned subsidiary of TATA Sons, is addressing the business areas of Defence, Aerospace, Aero-Structures and Homeland Security. Tata Advanced Systems is both a holding and an operational company. The company is establishing critical manufacturing capabilities through strategic alliances and collaborations with Global Technology Majors in the following areas:

  •  RF Systems and ICT Networks (SDRs, Ruggedized Switches & Interoperability Gateways)
  •  Maritime Systems – Maritime Command & Control (IPMS & IBS), Sonars & Simulators
  •  Mini and Micro UAVs
  •  NVDs (Monoculars, Binoculars, Weapon Sights)
  •  Aerospace & Aero-Structures
  •  Homeland Security

RF & ICT                                                                                                                                                                                                         To address the RF and ICT requirements of the Defence and Paramilitary Forces, TASL is working towards indigenisation of state-of-the-art Software Defined Radios & Radio Relays and related products, developing interoperability gateways, networking solutions and network management systems with special emphasis on embedded technologies, encryption and synchronisation. In addition, the company is also implementing integrated security solutions for critical defence installations. In line with this, TASL has set up the following state-of-art facilities:

  • Technology Centre/ System Integration lab at Delhi to adapt critical technologies and provide indigenous solutions.
  • RF subsystems facility at Hyderabad to cater to both Military and Industrial applications. The facility has 14,000 square feet of engineering and manufacturing area with Class 10,000 clean room for R&D and separate clean area for mass production. 
  • Mobile Communication Terminal – an integrated mobile platform comprising of wired and wireless communication system with ruggedized switches & interoperability gateway.

Maritime Division                                                                                                                                                                                     The Maritime Division is focusing on Design & Development of Integrated Platform Management Systems, Integrated Bridge Systems, Maritime Command and Control (C2) Systems, Simulation and Virtual Reality Solutions which replicate real-time environment coupled with high standard of performance, reliability and robustness.

Mini Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs)                                                                                                                                           TASL is developing a family of Mini Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) for various defence and civil applications. These Mini UAVs will be fully equipped with a wide variety of mission-specific payload, appreciated operational capabilities and a user-friendly man-machine interface.

Night Vision Devices (NVDs)                                                                                                                                                                Tata Advanced Systems is progressively developing the capability of assembly, testing and maintenance of Night Vision Devices (NVDs) for multiple defence applications. The company is in the process of tying up with a global technology partner to undertake local production of sub-assemblies in a progressive manner. The company has established a Clean Room Facility which undertakes the assembly, test and measurement of Electro-Optic Payloads at Hyderabad.

Aero-Structures                                                                                                                                                                                      Tata Advanced Systems, by synergising capabilities across the Group companies, offers Design-to-Manufacture and Build-to-Print solutions to Indian and Global aerospace customers. Our joint solutions are built on the strong track record of Group companies that have provided engineering & IT services to the aerospace industry including Composites for more than a decade. Tata Advanced Systems now has the necessary infrastructure, stringent quality control systems and expertise available for manufacturing of aero-structures using materials such as Aluminium, Titanium, Steel and Composites with capabilities that include:

  •  Major Structural Assemblies.
  •  Metallic Machined Components
  •  Sheet Metal Components
  •  Sub-structural Assemblies and Minor Assemblies

A state-of-the–art AS 9100 and ISO 9001:2008 certified facility for assembly of Sikorsky’s S-92 Helicopter Cabins established at Hyderabad is fully functional and delivering cabins to the OEM. Tata Advanced Systems holds requisite key production licenses issued by Ministry of Commerce for the manufacture of major defence equipment including aero-structures.

Joint Ventures                                                                                                                                                                                        With the aim of acquiring key capabilities and technologies, TASL  has established several Joint Venture companies. Notable amongst these being NOVA Integrated Systems for UAVs, Missiles & Radars, TARA for detailed part manufacturing of helicopters, Tata Lockheed Martin Aero-Structures for Empennage and Centre Wing Box for transport aircraft and Avana Integrated Systems for Homeland Security.

Tata Advanced Systems delivers best in class products/systems and solutions and also ensures  life time commitment in the best traditions of the Tata Group.