12 - 9 - 2023 - Events

Insta presents a new, unique unmanned defence solution at DSEI event

Insta presents its new products and services at at Defence & Security Equipment International (DSEI) exhibition, in London this week on September 12-15.


Insta presents its new products and services at at Defence & Security Equipment International (DSEI) exhibition, in London this week on September 12-15. The event brings together worldwide defence and security companies and professionals.

-We are a front runner in networked defence solutions and services. For the first time, Insta is attending the prestigious DSEI trade show, which provides international defence organizations with an opportunity to thoroughly get to know our experts, the solutions created as a result of our long-term development efforts, and our new, unique unmanned defence solution, explains Tuure Lehtoranta, Vice President, Sales and Customers, Defence.

High-technology and new innovations for the international market

Developed in collaboration between Insta and partner companies, the Insta Steel Eagle™ is an innovative and completely novel defence technology solution that comprises an effective, patented explosive charge and a drone, a system designed for demanding conditions and use-cases. The drone allows for transporting the explosive charge by air into an ideal position above the desired target, where it can then be detonated. The explosive charge contains steel or tungsten shrapnel, and it delivers fragments across a wide area of effect, precisely striking the desired target from above.

– Our new Insta Steel Eagle™ is designed for the domestic market as well as the international defence sector market. Our extensive research efforts and strong competence enable us to create new solutions as well as help our customers to develop high-capability defence technologies, Lehtoranta says.

Insta Steel Eagle™ belongs to the same product family with the Insta Steel Lynx™ take-off canister, introduced a few years ago under a different name. The development of Steel Lynx™ is nearly finished and the product is scheduled to be ready for the market by the end of 2023.

The changed security environment also creates new opportunities for Insta, which for years now has The changed security environment creates new opportunities for Insta, which for years has focused on developing the production, technology, and competence for critical defence and security industry sectors as well as on supporting the related security of supply.

Finland’s NATO membership boosts international defence collaboration which is great for the Finnish industry as well as European security. For example, Insta will have a strong role in servicing the avionics of the future Finnish F-35 fighter fleet. The company has also signed a contract with Lockheed Martin on the implementation of a military data filtering solution.

Networked defence solutions and pilot safety improving products

In addition to the new product concept, Insta will at the event showcase solutions that have attracted international interest: air defence C2 systems employed in Finland, the Insta ANR (Active Noise Reduction) system, which has been previously supplied to Sweden and Brazil for use with SAAB Gripen fighter jets, and the IPBAM system (Insta Pilot’s Breath Air Monitor), which Insta supplies to the Austrian air force for use by Eurofighter pilots.

Welcome to the event to meet our experts!

12.-15 September 2023, DSEI exhibition, Excel, London, Booth H7-230

Learn more:

Insta Defence solutions

Insta Steel Product Family

Meet Insta at DSEI 12 to 15 September

Austrian Air Force takes Insta Pilot’s Breath Air Monitor into use as a first Eurofighter user country

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