Elbit Systems Awarded $80 Million Contract to Supply Unmanned Turrets for AFVs of a Country in Asia-Pacific
Haifa, Israel, September 22, 2022 – Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ:ESLT and TASE: ESLT)(“Elbit Systems”) announced today that it was awarded a contract valued at $80 million to supply unmanned turrets for Armoured Fighting Vehicles (“AFVs”) of an Asian-Pacific country. The contract will be performed over a three-year period.
Under the contract, Elbit Systems will supply 30mm-gun unmanned light turrets that integrate sensors and display systems for enhanced situational awareness, target acquisition capabilities, fire control systems and weapon systems of various types, enabling significant mission performance upgrade for the AFVs.
Yehuda (Udi) Vered, General Manager of Elbit Systems Land,said: “I believe that Elbit Systems is uniquely positioned to address the renewed and growing demand by militaries around the globe to improve the operational capabilities of their armoured platforms, due to our ability to provide comprehensive integrated solutions.”
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