Elbit Programs Awarded a $300 Million Contract to Provide Hermes 900 Unmanned Plane Programs to a Nation in Asia – Drones Information
Hermes 900 UAS in service with the Israeli Air Force
Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT, TASE: ESLT) (“Elbit Systems” or “the Company”) announced today that it has received an approximately $ 300 million order from a country in Asia to supply HermesTM 900 Unmanned Aircraft Systems (“UAS”). The contract will run for a period of five years.
As part of the contract, the company will provide its Hermes 900 UAS and associated subsystems as well as maintenance and support services. The Hermes 900 UAS has been selected by 12 countries so far, confirming its competitive advantage which combines technological sophistication, reliability, open architecture and a solid growth path.
Bezhalel (Butzi) Machlis, President and CEO of Elbit Systems, On this: “There is a constant need to integrate unmanned systems in order to meet the growing operational requirements. Our operational portfolio of autonomous skills in all business areas enables us to meet these requirements competitively. “
About Elbit Systems
Elbit Systems Ltd. is a high-tech international company involved in a wide variety of defense, homeland security and trade programs around the world. The company, which includes Elbit Systems and its subsidiaries, is active in aerospace, land and ship systems, command, control, communications, computers, intelligence surveillance and reconnaissance (“C4ISR”), unmanned aircraft systems, and advanced electro-optics active. electro-optical space systems, EW suites, signal intelligence systems, data link and communication systems, radios, cyber-based systems and ammunition. The company also focuses on updating existing platforms, developing new technologies for defense, homeland security and commercial applications, and providing a range of support services, including training and simulation systems. Further information can be found at: https://elbitsystems.com/