Elbit Systems Awarded an Approximately $32 Million Contract to Supply
Australian Federal Police with Advanced Information Management System
HAIFA, Israel, Aug. 11, 2013
HAIFA, Israel, Aug. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and
TASE: ESLT) ("Elbit Systems"), announced today that its Australian
subsidiary, Elbit Systems of Australia Pty Ltd (ELSA), was awarded a contract
in the amount of approximately $32 million U.S. dollars (approximately $35
million Australian dollars) to supply the Australian Federal Police (AFP) with
an Investigation, Intelligence and Incident Management (IIIM) Solution to be
supplied over a four-year period.
Bezhalel (Butzi) Machlis, President and CEO of Elbit Systems, commented:
"Australia is a very significant market for Elbit Systems, and we are
extremely proud to be selected by the AFP to supply these unique capabilities.
Considered among the world's most advanced and modern police forces, the
AFP'sselection reflects the quality and maturity of our Intelligence and
Analysis capabilities, in which we are a world leader with proven solutions,
highly suitable for law enforcement agencies. We hope that additional
customers will follow in selecting our advanced and cutting edge capabilities
as their preferred solution in these fields."
About Elbit Systems
Elbit Systems Ltd. is an international defense electronics company engaged in
a wide range of programs throughout the world. The Company, which includes
Elbit Systems and its subsidiaries, operates in the areas of military and
commercial aerospace, land and naval systems, command, control,
communications, computers, intelligence surveillance and reconnaissance
("C4ISR"), unmanned aircraft systems ("UAS"), advanced electro-optics,
electro-optic space systems, EW suites, airborne warning systems, ELINT
systems, data links and military communications systems and radios.The
Company also focuses on the upgrading of existing military platforms,
developing new technologies for defense, homeland security and commercial
aviation applications and providing a range of support services.
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