AUSA 2013: Boeing Selects RADA's MHR for Evaluation of Its Operability as Part
of Boeing's Future Directed Energy Tactical Systems
RADA's Tactical Multi-Mission Hemispheric Radar Provides Volume Surveillance
and Detection of Multiple Threat Types, Including UAVs, Mortars, and Rockets
NETANYA, Israel, Oct. 17, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- RADA Electronic Industries
Ltd. (Nasdaq:RADA) announces the selection by Boeing Directed Energy Systems
of its tactical radar, the MHR – Multi-Mission Hemispheric Radar – for
evaluation of its operability as part of Boeing's Directed Energy tactical
systems. Field testing of the MHR, which was recently delivered to Boeing,
will begin in the near future.
The MHR will be on display at AUSA 2013, October 21-23, Washington, D.C.,
Israel Pavilion, Hall B, Stand 2349.
The MHR - an S-Band, Software-Defined, Pulse-Doppler, AESA radar - has
sophisticated beam forming capabilities and advanced signal processing,
provides multiple missions on each radar platform, and offers unprecedented
performance-to-price ratio. It is compact and mobile, delivering ideal
organic, tactical surveillance solutions for force and border protection
applications such as C-RAM, C-UAS, GMTI, air surveillance, and more.
According to Zvi Alon, RADA's CEO, "We are very pleased with Boeing's
selection of our unique MHR, which is a vote of confidence by a world-leading
defense integrator. Interest has also been expressed by other parties
regarding the integration of the radar into additional tactical systems."
RADA Electronic Industries Ltd. is an Israel-based defense electronics
contractor. The Company specializes in the development, production, and sale
of Tactical Land Radars for force and border protection, Inertial Navigation
Systems for air and land applications, and Avionics Systems and Upgrades.
Dubi Sella (CBDO)
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