Hellenic Arms Industry
Type of company:
Manufacturer (own production)
English, Greek, Arabic
Hellenic Defence Systems S.A. (ΕΒΟ-PYRKAL) or EAS s.a. is the Greek defence industry company engaged in the design, development, manufacturing and trading of NATO type guns, weapon systems and ammunition. Range of production includes guns, weapons, weapon and missile systems as well as ammunition of small, medium and large caliber. Furthermore the company is dealing with the maintenance and upgrading of anti-aircraft weapon and missile systems, with the manufacturing of missile parts, with the upgrading and modernization of weapons and weapon systems, with the inspection, evaluation, collection and demilitarization of ammunition and finally with the static & ballistic tests of guns, ammunition and bulletproof materials.
EAS is a State owned company. Having as main shareholder the Hellenic Ministry of Finance the company is supervised by the Ministry of National Defence.