Elbit Systems gets USD 93m contract to perform F-5 upgrade

Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT and TASE: ESLT) (´Elbit Systems´) has announced that it was awarded an approximately USD 93 million contract from an Asia-Pacific country to upgrade its F-5 aircraft fleet, the company said.

The contract will be performed over a three-year period. Under the upgrade contract, Elbit Systems will supply the F-5 with cutting-edge systems, including Head-Up Displays (HUDs), an advanced cockpit, radars, weapon delivery and navigation systems, as well as DASH IV Head Mounted Systems.

Elbit Systems is a world provider of fixed-wing aircraft and helicopter upgrade programs, integrating advanced weapons, communications, navigation, electro-optical and EW systems to provide the advanced net-centric capabilities vital for today´s fast-paced missions.