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May 22 2024

First HYDEF Programme Committee (PC) Meeting Held in Madrid, Spain

Madrid, Spain, 22 May 2024 - The 1st HYDEF Programme Committee Meeting was held, attended by the Programme Committee Representatives from the Participating States, Belgium, Germany, Norway, Poland and Spain, OCCAR-EA Head of Programmes, Mr. Darren Ash, and the HYDEF Programme Division staff.

The meeting was the first important opportunity to update the Programme Committee Representatives on the progress of the programme from the contract start date, 31 October 2023, until 30 April 2024.

The most important message conveyed to the Participating States was that the HYDEF programme is on schedule, informing them about the High-Level Objectives and Milestones achieved, as well as the main activities carried out during the above-mentioned reporting period.

In addition, Participating States were informed about some highlights related to the achievement of the first technical milestone, the Mission Concept Milestone, achieved on 24 April 2024, and the second management milestone, the Progress Review Meeting 1, held on 25 April 2024.

The HYDEF PC meeting concluded after reporting to the Participating States on the next planned activities and targets to be achieved during the next reporting period, from 1 May to 31 October 2024.

Read more about the OCCAR HYDEF Programme here:

OCCAR - HYDEF - HYpersonic DEFence Interceptor Programme

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