Elbit Systems has won two
contracts from Rafael Advanced Defense Systems for the supply
of airborne laser designators, in a total value of approximately
The contracts will be performed over a three-year
period and systems will be supplied by Rafael to two undisclosed countries in
the Asia Pacific region.
The miniaturized laser systems provide aircrews with force
multiplying capabilities, for a precise target designation and a
rapid closure of the sensor to shooter cycle.
Aharonson, General Manager of Elbit Systems’ ISTAR Division
said, “Elbit Systems has years of experience in developing advanced
electro optic systems including highly accurate and powerful laser
designators in particular. The awarded contracts reaffirm Elbit’
Systems’ commitment to the Asia Pacific market and to its
investments in local industries”.
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