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HENSOLDT South Africa offers a range of defence and security electronics, pioneering innovative solutions for spectrum dominance, optronics, radar, security and spectrum management.

HENSOLDT South Africa


South African innovation.
Global solutions.

With its combined experience, creativity and innovation, HENSOLDT South Africa offers a comprehensive range of defence and security electronics and is HENSOLDT’s biggest international industrial footprint outside Europe



HENSOLDT is a pioneer of technology​ and innovation in the area of defence​ and security electronics. The company, headquartered in Germany, is a market leader in civilian and military sensor solutions. It develops new products based on innovative approaches for data management, robotics and cyber security to combat a wide range of threats. ​

​With more than 700 South African employees across three sites in South Africa, it is the HENSOLDT Group’s largest industrial base outside of Europe.​

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Showcasing broad range of innovative sensor solutions in Berlin

HENSOLDT AG announces new Management Board lineup

CFO Axel Salzmann and CHRO Peter Fieser to leave the Management Board by mutual agreement




September 19 - 21, 2022 Diedersdorf, Germany

DWT Navy Workshop

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September 21 - 24, 2022 Seoul, South Korea

DX Korea

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Innovating to protect our people and our business

HENSOLDT South Africa is devoted to the wellbeing of our employees while maintaining our high-tech operations and global footprint. Click on the link below to navigate to South Africa's official Coronavirus (Covid-19) online news and information portal.