Elbit Systems wins US$40 million Israel defence contract


Israeli defence electronics firm Elbit Systems said yesterday it won a US$40 million order from Israel’s Ministry of Defence for its Digital Army Programme.

The total value of this phase of the programme is US$300 million and the additional orders are due to be received subsequently, Elbit said.

The programme, to be implemented over several years, enables force coordination at all levels, improved operational capabilities and more efficient utilisation of personnel.