Elbit to Demo Cutting Edge Technologies to the US Army

Elbit Systems of America, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd. announced that it will provide the United States Army an array of cutting edge technologies to support and enhance its capabilities in the upcoming Army Expeditionary Warfighting Experiment (AEWE) at Fort Benning, Georgia from October 28, 2013 through February 15, 2014.

Ten of the Elbit technologies presented to the AEWE, were selected for demonstration. Comprehensive information on these and other innovative solutions can be found at the Association of the United States Army, October 21-23, 2013, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, booth #1139 (Hall A).

"We are pleased to be able to provide the AEWE with new technologies to support the emerging needs of the US Army. All of our cutting edge systems are designed with one purpose, to protect and save lives." stated Raanan Horowitz, President and CEO of Elbit Systems of America. Horowitz added: "As our engineering team designs new systems, we try to anticipate the Army's future objectives. Understanding their requirements from the beginning allows us to develop innovative, affordable solutions for our warfighters."

Elbit Systems of America plays a vital role in supporting the soldiers of the United States Army with integrated systems that enhance capability, improve situational awareness, and decrease size and power demands. The selected technologies represent the vast of capabilities within the Elbit Systems family. The products being demonstrated include: Unmanned Aircraft Systems, Unmanned Ground Sensors, Enhanced JTAC and the Military Internet Protocol Radio.

Source: Elbit Systems Ltd.
Date: Oct 18, 2013