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Elbit’s U.S. Arm to Provide Component for Raytheon Targeting System; Raanan Horowitz Quoted

Raytheon has selected Elbit Systems‘ U.S.-based subsidiary to provide a laser component for the Multi-Spectral Targeting System, an electro-optical surveillance system designed for use with military aircraft systems. Elbit said Thursday its subsidiary will deliver the component, known as the Two Color Laser System, to Raytheon in 2019. Raanan Horowitz, …

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Elbit Systems-Metropolitan State University Team to Establish Cyber Training and Simulation Facility

Elbit Systems‘ U.S. subsidiary will team up with the Metropolitan State University to create a facility that will support cybersecurity professionals’ training and simulation activities at the university’s St. Paul, Minnesota-based campus. The company said Thursday it will offer hardware, software and technical services to help manage the Cyberbit Range-powered …

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Report: CBP, Elbit Systems’ US Arm in Talks to Expand Border Surveillance Tech Deployment

Elbit Systems‘ U.S. subsidiary is in discussions with the Customs and Border Protection over further deployment of company-made surveillance technology to help secure the southern border, Defense News reported Thursday. The report said Elbit Systems of America aims to help the agency address the Trump administration’s border security requirements. CBP awarded the company a $145.3 …

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Lockheed Taps Elbit Systems’ US Subsidiary for F-35 Cockpit Display Replacement

Elbit Systems‘ U.S. arm has received a contract to build a cockpit display replacement unit for Lockheed Martin-built F-35 aircraft. Elbit Systems of America will develop a panoramic cockpit display as part of the fighter program’s Technology Refresh 3, the company said Tuesday. Raanan Horowitz, president and CEO of Elbit Systems of America, said the company …

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Tiffany Nesbit, Douglas Sandklev Take VP Roles at Elbit Systems’ US Arm; Raanan Horowitz Comments

Tiffany Nesbit, formerly director of engineering at Honeywell’s aerospace business, has joined Elbit Systems’ U.S. subsidiary as vice president of engineering. Elbit Systems of America also named Douglas Sandklev, formerly technical director of training and simulation solutions at Lockheed Martin, as VP of technology and innovation, the company said Sunday. …

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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 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 Subsidiary Gets C919 Aircraft Vision Tech Subcontract from Shanghai Avionics; Raanan Horowitz Comments

An Elbit Systems subsidiary will install an updated vision tool on board the Comac C919 narrow-body aircraft under a contract awarded by Shanghai Avionics Corp. Elbit Systems of America landed the contract for the Kollsman Enhanced Vision System-Superior Performance platform through East Wonder, its sales representative, Elbit Systems said Friday. The …

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Elbit Systems-Rockwell Collins JV Lands JHMCS II Integration Contract; Raanan Horowitz Comments

A joint venture of Elbit Systems of America and Rockwell Collins will integrate the Joint Helmet Mounted Cueing System II with the Lockheed Martin-built AC-130W under a contract with the Naval Sea Systems Command. Elbit Systems said Tuesday the RCEVS joint venture will equip the AC-130W cargo aircraft with the JHMCS II in efforts to build up …

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Raanan Horowitz: Elbit Systems of America to Upgrade Brazilian Navy’s Grumman Aircraft

Elbit Systems of America has been awarded a $106 million contract to upgrade four Grumman C-1A aircraft for Brazil’s navy. The company will upgrade the aircraft’s engine, avionics, communication and ECS technologies and air-to-air refueling system, Elbit Systems of America said Tuesday. Elbit Systems of America will perform work for five years …

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