Elbit wins $40m European communications deal

Elbit Systems radio Photo: PR

The communications systems will serve dismounted soldiers and installed in combat vehicles.

Elbit Systems Ltd. (Nasdaq: ESLT; TASE: ESLT) has been awarded contracts from a European country worth $40 million, for the supply of advanced tactical communications systems.The contracts will be performed over a one-year period.

The Communication systems include the CNR9000HDR tactical IP radio for medium and long range communication, THF 8000 for over the horizon very long range communication, both in vehicular and man pack configurations, and the PNR-1000 soldier IP radio from Elbit systems new E-Lynx family of mobile networking radios. Elbit Systems will also provide Digital Intercom Systems for combat vehicles based on the VIC500I.

The communication systems being provided will allow tactical dominance, better situational awareness and groundbreaking interoperability between combat vehicles and dismounted soldiers. The abovementioned systems allow voice, data and video communications in various scenarios.

Elbit Systems Land & C4I Division general manager Yehuda (Udi) Vered said, "We are proud to be awarded important contracts from a European customer for the supply of advanced communication systems based on decades of experience and proven radio products and technologies."

Published by Globes [online], Israel business news - www.globes-online.com - on May 24, 2016

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Elbit Systems radio Photo: PR
Elbit Systems radio Photo: PR
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