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Exail was formed as ECA Group and iXblue joined forces in 2022. We are now a leading high-tech industrial champion specializing in cutting-edge robotics, maritime, navigation, aerospace and photonics technologies. Together, we employ a workforce of 1500 people worldwide and achieve an annual turnover of €250 million. With our unique offer ranging from components to complex systems, we support our customers for their critical missions in severe environments.

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Latest news


Exail to equip Royal Navy’s T31 Inspiration-class frigates

Exail has been selected by Anschutz, a leading German company specializing in ship navigation systems, to supply Marins inertial navigation systems (INS) for the Royal Navy’s T31 Inspiration-class general-purpose frigates.

Rémi Julien is appointed as the new CEO of Exail’s Aerospace & Land business line

We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Rémi Julien as the new CEO of our Aerospace & Land business line, effective July 1st, 2024.

Exail, RTsys and ABYSSA join forces for ocean floor mapping with AUVs

Exail, RTsys, and ABYSSA, announce their strategic partnership in the CARMA (Mineral resources mapping by AUVs swarms) project. Co-funded by Bpifrance under the #France2030 initiative and designed to advance knowledge of great depths, the CARMA project focuses on developing swarms of Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs) for efficient ocean floor mapping.

Exail to provide over 1000 inertial navigation systems for German Army’s Caracal 4×4 vehicles

Exail has secured a major contract with Rheinmetall to supply 1004 units of its Advans Ursa inertial navigation systems (INS) for integration into the German Army Caracal 4×4 vehicles. This agreement follows Rheinmetall’s recent larger contract to provide more than 3,000 Caracal airmobile platforms to the German and the Netherlands armed forces.

Exail selected by the European Commission to contribute to E=MCM project

Exail, announces its selection to participate in the European Extended Mine Counter Measures (E=MCM) project. The objective of this consortium project, led by Naval Group Belgium, is to establish a future European sovereign capacity in mine warfare.

Exail conducts first sea trials and demonstration of its new transoceanic Uncrewed Surface Vessel DriX O-16

Exail conducts first sea trials and demonstration of its new transoceanic Uncrewed Surface Vessel DriX O-16

Safran Passenger Innovations selects Exail’s Wireless Access Point for its IFEC solution

Exail announced today the signing of a new contract with Safran Passenger Innovations. Under this agreement, Exail’s WIZY-WAP advanced Wireless Access Point solution will be integrated into Safran Passenger Innovations’ next generation of In-Flight Entertainment and Connectivity System, RAVE AP2. This integration aims to provide airlines with enhanced IFEC capabilities and offer passengers an upgraded inflight experience.

Exail chosen by Navantia to equip Spanish S80 submarines with WECDIS navigation system

Exail, along with its distributor in Spain, GRAFINTA, S.A. has secured a contract with Navantia to supply its Gecdis-W Warship Electronic Chart Display and Information System (WECDIS) for the four Spanish S80 Plus-class submarines.

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