CTA International – Joint Venture company 50/50 BAE Systems UK and Nexter Systems FR to design, develop, productionise, promote and market the Cased Telescoped Armament System (CTAS).
Dedicated Anglo-French team, focused on 40mm CTAS based in Bourges (France).
In 2008, the British Ministry of Defence agreed that the CTA 40mm cannon would be adopted as a common cannon for the Warrior and FRES Scout Assessment Phases.
In 2009, the British Ministry of Defence and the French DGA awarded CTAI contract for cannon and ammunition hardware for qualification.
In 2010, the British Ministry of Defence and the French DGA awarded CTAI contract for the qualification of the cannon and ammunition.