Elbit to Upgrade Tanks, Supply Radio Systems for an Army in South East Asia

Under the $80 million contract, the company will upgrade the customer’s tanks with Fire Control Systems and Electric Gun and Turret Drive Systems, and deliver E-LynX radio systems in several configurations for troops and armored vehicles

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Elbit Systems has been awarded a contract valued at approximately $80 million to upgrade tanks and supply radio systems for an Army of a country in South East Asia. The contract will be performed over a period of 32 months.

Under the contract, the company will supply Fire Control Systems and Electric Gun and Turret Drive Systems for tanks and advanced radio systems from the E-LynX family in several configurations, including hand-held and man-packed radios for infantry soldiers and vehicular radios for Armored Fighting Vehicles.

“We are pleased to be able to leverage our diverse portfolio of operationally proven systems to continue to provide technologically and economically advantageous support for customer’s upgrade requirements,” said Elbit Systems President & CEO Bezhalel (Butzi) Machlis.