Tag Archives: Elbit

Australian Gov’t Launches $1B Battle Comms System Development Project

The Australian government has unveiled an estimated $1 billion project aimed to augment the army’s digital command, control and communications systems. Australia’s defense ministry said Tuesday the Land 200 Tranche 2 Project will employ tactical communications network services from Harris and battle management system software updates from Elbit Systems. “Together they form the …

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Elbit Systems Plans Cyberbit Business Reorganization in Defense, Commercial Market Growth Push

Elbit Systems has announced plans to reorganize its Cyberbit subsidiary as part of a push to help address a growing demand for cybersecurity products and services in both the defense and commercial sectors. Cyberbit’s defense cyber intelligence and cybersecurity business will operate under Elbit Systems’ land and C4I division effective Jan. 1 …

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Singapore Installs Elbit Systems-Made Defensive Suite on Apache, Chinook Helicopters

Singapore’s air force has installed Elbit Systems-made defense electronics suite on its fleet of Boeing-built AH-64 Apache and CH-47 Chinook helicopters as part of an effort to boost aircraft survivability and mission capacity, Defense News reported. A spokesperson from the Singaporean defense ministry said the upgrade effort covers electronic warfare and satellite …

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Elbit Systems Links Air Training Simulators via Cloud-Based Environment

Elbit Systems has tested a cloud-based service that worked to connect two air training simulators through a common simulation environment. The company said Wednesday the synthetic training platform builds on the results of a customer-funded research and development project, where Elbit linked two different types of trainers by providing cloud-based simulation. The new …

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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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MarketsandMarkets: EO/IR Systems for Military Market Set for 8% Growth Through 2020

The market for electro-optical and infrared systems in the military will be worth $16.35 billion by 2020, according to a new MarketsandMarkets report. The analysis firm said Monday the figure represents a 7.71 percent year-over-year increase and is prompted by growing demand for EO/IR systems in surveillance platforms. Electro-optics are becoming popular in naval close-in …

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