Elbit Systems awarded USD 103m contract to supply electronic warfare suites to air force in Asian country

Israel-based Elbit Systems Ltd. has it has been awarded a three-year USD 103 million contract to supply comprehensive Electronic Warfare (EW) suites for an Air Force of an Asian country, the company said.

The contract includes long-term integrated logistic support.

Under the contract, Elbit Systems will fit the customer´s helicopters with complete EW suites, including countermeasure systems. The EW suites will provide the helicopters with advanced protection to achieve the customer´s operational requirements.

Edgar Maimon, Executive Vice President and General Manager of Elbit Systems EW and SIGINT–Elisra, commented: “Demand for combat-proven EW systems is getting stronger as the electro-magnetic spectrum becomes increasingly contested and the threat to aircraft gets more acute. I believe that Elbit Systems is well positioned to address this rising need.”