Bengaluru. 23 November 2022.  Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) has signed an LAToT with DRDO labs DRDL, Hyderabad, and IRDE, Dehradun, for the manufacture of Laser Based End Game Fuze (LBEGF).

Laser Based End Game Fuze is a sub-system of a missile, used to generate detonation pulse at detection of target of interest. It is an assembly of Laser Proximity Sensor and End Game Processor. Laser Proximity Sensor is used to measure target range and sector information, while End Game processor processes the range data provided by LPF using algorithm and produce detonation pulse.

Signing of this LAToT will enable BEL to undertake manufacturing of LBEGF at its state-of-the-art facility at Pune, where various high-end and mission-critical EO and laser systems are being manufactured for the past three decades.