The Chemring Group is a UK-based defense company operating in four market sectors: countermeasures, counter-IED, pyrotechnics, and munitions. Their most important customers are the U.S. Air Force, the British Royal Navy, and Israel.
In 2011, the company announced the acquisition of General Dynamics and Technical Products, a subsidiary of General Dynamics Corporation. This company, now owned by Chemring, is responsible for producing guns for both the F-16 and F-15 fighter jets. Israel has repeatedly used these jets in indescriminate bombing of civilians and civilian infrastructure in Gaza.