Elbit Systems gets USD45m military communications systems contract

Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) said it was awarded an approximately USD45 million contract from a European country for the supply of military communications systems.

The contract will be performed over a two-year period.

The mobile communications systems, part of the CNR-9000 and HF-6000 product families, will be provided to a wide range of users, from the individual soldier to the division level, in dismounted and mounted configurations, for both medium and long-range distances. Tens of thousands of these systems are already in use by numerous armed forces around the world.

Elbit Systems Ltd. is an international high technology company engaged in a wide range of defense, homeland security and commercial programs throughout the world. The company, which includes Elbit Systems and its subsidiaries, operates in the areas of aerospace, land and naval systems, command, control, communications, computers, intelligence surveillance and reconnaissance, unmanned aircraft systems, advanced electro-optics, electro-optic space systems, EW suites, signal intelligence systems, data links and communications systems, radios and cyber-based systems.