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History

1991 Karat was established as a scientific, research and engineering center by Vavilov State Institute which is a scientific and production corporation.

2000 The enterprise adopted a quality management system based on the requirements of GOST R ISO 9001-96; the Certificate for conformity to requirements for fulfilling government defense orders.

2001, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011 Karat participates at MAX International aerospace show in Zhukovsky and demonstrates various samples of gyrostabilized optical-electronic systems, both independent and as part of the IL-38, IL-114 and Ansat aircraft.

2005 Karat alters its legal form and became an open joint stock research and production company.

2009, 2011 Karat participates at International Maritime Defence Show (IMDS) and demonstrates various samples of gyrostabilized optical-electronic systems, radar antennas, television antennas for Navy.