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Report: Poland Eyes General Atomics, Elbit Systems Drones for Armed Forces

General Atomics and Elbit Systems are under consideration to provide long-endurance drones for Poland’s armed forces, Defense News reported Friday. Jaroslaw Adamowski writes Poland’s military announced the country’s plan to buy long-endurance unmanned aerial vehicles either from the U.S. or Israel in 2015. Poland is deciding between the General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper and MQ-1C Gray …

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Elbit Subsidiary CYBERBIT to Provide Intell & Cyber Systems for APAC Country

Elbit Systems subsidiary CYBERBIT has landed contracts valued at approximately $22 million to provide intelligence and cyber research systems for an Asia-Pacific country . Elbit said Monday the required systems include the CYBERBIT’s WiT system which works to provide end-to-end intelligence process support, from data collection to intelligence dissemination for the intended receiver. The …

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Elbit Systems Border Surveillance System Gets Border Patrol Chief Certification

The Chief of the U.S. Border Patrol has certified to Congress that an Elbit Systems of America-built Integrated Fixed Towers border surveillance system meets operational requirements, as part of the 2014 Consolidated Appropriations Act. Parent company Elbit Systems said Thursday IFT works to provide long-range, 360-degree, all-weather surveillance for optimized situational awareness and agent …

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Elbit Systems of America Unveils Cloud-based Public Safety Applications Suite

Elbit Systems of America has launched WideBridge Cloud applications suite, a system of cloud-based public safety broadband communications services. The Elbit Systems subsidiary said Friday the suite is designed to give first responders access to broadband communication tools that allow real-time voice, video and data services through P25 Land Mobile Radio and LTE …

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Elbit Systems Rolls Out Unmanned Surface Vehicle Platform

Elbit Systems has introduced an unmanned surface vehicle platform the company designed for anti-submarine warfare and mine countermeasure missions. The 12-meter Seagull USV works to operate maritime vehicles to detect and neutralize underwater mines, the company said Monday. Seagull has a mission control system, replaceable mission modules, Autonomous Navigation System and …

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Elbit-KBR JV Awarded UK Military Flight Training System Contract; Bezhalel Machlis Comments

Elbit Systems and KBR‘s joint venture Affinity Flying Services has been selected to assist Ascent Flight Training Ltd. in logistics tasks for U.K. military flight training systems. Bezhalel Machlis, president and CEO of Elbit Systems, said Tuesday the award attests to the company’s role as provider of systems and training infrastructure, as …

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Elbit Gets $50M Order for Airborne ISR Platform; Bezhalel Machlis Comments

Elbit Systems will provide a full-scale airborne intelligence, surveillance, target acquisition and reconnaissance platform to an Asia-Pacific customer under a three-year, $50 million contract. The company said Dec. 22 the airborne platform will build on the customer’s existing electro-optical cameras and sensors by Elbit with synthetic aperture radar/ground moving target indicator technology …

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Elbit Systems to Produce Cybersecurity Trainer, Simulator for Swiss Firm; Adi Dar Comments

An Elbit Systems subsidiary has been selected to deliver cybersecurity trainer and simulator to Switzerland-based RUAG Defense. Cyberbit will provide its CyberShield offering for integration into RUAG Defense’s cyber training program after further development of the training and simulation tool, Elbit said Monday. Adi Dar, general manager of Cyberbit, said the …

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Elbit Systems to Build Infrared Countermeasures Systems for Asia Pacific Customer; Elad Aharonson Comments

Elbit Systems Ltd. has received a two-year, $26.5 million contract to produce multi-spectral infrared countermeasures systems for installation in an Asia Pacific client’s aircraft. The infrared countermeasures system works to protect airliners from man portable air defense systems using a fiber laser-directed infrared countermeasure technology, Elbit said Wednesday. Elad Aharonson, …

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Elbit Systems Subsidiary Demos Cockpit Tech at AUSA Event; Raanan Horowitz Comments

Elbit Systems‘ U.S. subsidiary will feature new aircraft cockpit technologies for degraded visual environments at the Association of the United States Army event this week. The company said Saturday Elbit Systems of America will demonstrate products that work to help U.S. Army aviators perform their missions through poor weather or flight conditions. The technologies …

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Elbit Systems Subsidiary Updates Air Force Vision System for Rough Weather; Raanan Horowitz Comments

Elbit Systems of America has updated a vision system the company built to help U.S. Air Force pilots operate in tough weather conditions. The system is designed to keep aircraft safe and provide situational awareness during flight operations in darkness, smoke, haze, rain and fog, Elbit Systems of America said Thursday. EVS …

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Elbit Systems Arm to Provide Soldier Systems for Benelux Soldier Modernization Effort

A subsidiary of Elbit Systems will support the Smart Vest joint soldier modernization program of Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg under a five-year, $150 million prime contract with the Dutch defense ministry. The company said Thursday Elbit Systems Land and C4I will supply digital soldier systems that work to bolster safety, survivability, effectiveness …

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