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Product of the Year 2016

Product of the Year 2016

On Thursday January 12, 2017 took place a reprezentive meeting of DSIA (Defence and Security Industry Association).

As a part of the meeting there was also prize awording for the past year. Our company RETIA, a.s. has been awarded the Product of the Year 2016 prize by the publishing house MS Line and its magazine CDIS Review.

The prize was taken by Mr. Petr Novák, General director of RETIA, a.s..

Publishing house MS Line is a member of DSIA. Their production focuses on promoting defence and security industry both home and abroad and on improving the communication among the public and state administration and defence and security industry of the Czech Republic. Basis of the production are prestigious catalogues, bulletins and magazines: Security and Defence Industry of the Czech Republic cataloque, Association of Defence and Security Industry of the Czech Republic catalogue, special catalogues of official participations at world trade fairs, magazines IDET NEWS, CDIS Review, profiles of the Czech and foreign companies, etc.

Product of the Year 2016 prize has been awarded to Project AGS (Alliance Ground Surveillance) -

This system is designed as the main means of the alliance troop protection on the battlefield. The AGS system is able to detect and trace moving objects through a network of ground sensors and unmanned air vehicles.

The AGS system not only protects soldiers, but also increases their combat readiness and effectiveness. Alliance ranks this project among their high priorities.

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