Elbit Systems to Supply Electronic Warfare
Suite to Portuguese Air Force for KC-390s
The Portuguese Ministry of Defense has chosen
Elbit Systems to supply a complete Electronic Warfare (EW) suite
for the Portuguese Air Forcesí new
The complete EW suite will comprise of
a Radar and Laser Warning Systems, IR Missile Warning System,
Countermeasures Dispensing System as well as the Directional IR
Countermeasures (DIRCM) system and Active ECM (AECM) system.
Edgar Maimon, Executive Vice President and
General Manager of Elbit Systems EW and SIGINT - Elisra, said, ďThe Portuguese Air Force is a long-standing strategic
partner of Elbit Systems and we are proud of the selection to
provide them with enhanced survivability for their new fleet of
Finalization of the contract is subject to
completion of the Portuguese Government approval process.