Monday, September 27th | 21 Tishri 5782

Subscribe
March 16, 2020 9:22 am
0

Israeli Defense Firm Elbit, US Air Force Sign $471 Million Contract

avatar by JNS.org

Israeli Air Force F-16s. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

JNS.org – The Israeli defense firm Elbit announced last week that its US subsidiary has signed a contract with the US Air Force worth up to $471 million.

Over a 10-year period, Elbit Systems of America will equip F-16 fighter jets belonging to the US Air National Guard and US Air Force Reserve Command with pylon-based infrared missile-warning systems. The work will be performed in Fort Worth, Texas, where Elbit’s US subsidiary is based.

The contract includes an initial order valued at around $17 million.

Elbit has disclosed more than $1 billion in contracts since the start of 2020, according to The Times of Israel.

Share this Story: Share On Facebook Share On Twitter

Let your voice be heard!

Join the Algemeiner

Algemeiner.com

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.