by Staff Writers
Haifa, Israel (SPX) Aug 02, 2011
Elbit Systems Ltd. has announced that it was awarded a $40 million order by the Israel Ministry of Defense (MOD) for the follow- on Digital Army Program (DAP).
The total value of this phase of the program is approximately $300 million and the additional orders are due to be received subsequently. The program will be performed over several years
The DAP enables force coordination at all levels, access to updated situational pictures, improved overall operational capabilities, including survivability and accuracy and more efficient utilization of personnel and other resources.
The contract calls for the supply and support of all hardware and software, including command and control stations, data processing and distribution systems.
The DAP currently is in the advanced implementation process of Phase One Of the program.
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Boeing Delivers UAE Air Force and Air Defence 3rd C-17
Long Beach CA (SPX) Aug 01, 2011
Boeing on July 28 delivered a third C-17 Globemaster III airlifter to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Air Force and Air Defence at the C-17 program's final assembly facility in Long Beach. "We selected the C-17 Globemaster III for the versatility and reliability the aircraft brings to our mission," said UAE Air Force and Air Defence Officer Commanding Col. Pilot Humaid Al Mansoori. "The fir ... read more
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