Elbit Systems of America to Demonstrate Cutting Edge Technologies to the United States Army

   Elbit Systems of America to Demonstrate Cutting Edge Technologies to the
                              United States Army

Ten Elbit Systems technologies selected to take part in the upcoming Army
Expeditionary Warfighting Experiment (AEWE) at Fort Benning

PR Newswire

WASHINGTON, October 18, 2013

WASHINGTON, October 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Elbit Systems of America, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd.
announced that it will provide the United States Army an array of cutting edge
technologies to support and enhance its capabilities in the upcoming Army
Expeditionary Warfighting Experiment (AEWE) at Fort Benning, Georgia from
October 28, 2013 through February 15, 2014.

Ten of the Elbit technologies presented to the AEWE, were selected for
demonstration. Comprehensive information on these and other innovative
solutions can be found at the Association of the United States Army, October
21-23, 2013, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, booth #1139 (Hall
A).

"We are pleased to be able to provide the AEWE with new technologies to
support the emerging needs of the US Army. All of our cutting edge systems are
designed with one purpose, to protect and save lives." stated Raanan Horowitz,
President and CEO of Elbit Systems of America. Horowitz added: "As our
engineering team designs new systems, we try to anticipate the Army's future
objectives. Understanding their requirements from the beginning allows us to
develop innovative, affordable solutions for our warfighters."

Elbit Systems of America plays a vital role in supporting the soldiers of the
United States Army with integrated systems that enhance capability, improve
situational awareness, and decrease size and power demands. The selected
technologies represent the vast of capabilities within the Elbit Systems
family. The products being demonstrated include: Unmanned Aircraft Systems,
Unmanned Ground Sensors, Enhanced JTAC and the Military Internet Protocol
Radio.

Unmanned Aircraft Systems

The unmanned aircraft system is capable of providing day or night operational
situational awareness to the unit on the ground. This capability greatly
enhances the current systems being used by the Army as a member of the small
unmanned aerial system.

Unmanned Ground Sensors

The family of unmanned and unattended ground sensors round out a complete
portfolio of systems providing increased situational awareness and force
protection capability. 

Enhanced JTAC

The Enhanced JTAC (EJTAC) is an innovative product combining many different
capabilities into one ergonomically designed system providing unsurpassed
targeting and designation capability at the Soldier level. 

Military Internet Protocol Radio

The MIPR is an SDR Data (Internet Protocol) Radio with a unique WaveForm,
capable of hosting hundreds of radio users and providing them with audio,
video and digital support through man portable communications systems. The
MIPR is hosting the Reconnaissance and Surveillance network for AEWE. 

About Elbit Systems of America, LLC

Elbit Systems of America is a leading provider of high performance products
and system solutions focusing on the commercial aviation, defense, homeland
security, and medical instrumentation markets. With facilities throughout
theUnited States, Elbit Systems of America is dedicated to supporting those
who contribute daily to the safety and security of the United States. Elbit
Systems of America, LLC is wholly owned by Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and
TASE: ESLT), a global electronics company engaged in a wide range of programs
for innovative defenseand commercialapplications. For additional
information, visit: http://www.elbitsystems-us.com.

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. For
additional information, visit: http://www.elbitsystems.com.

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United States and in foreign countries. Copyright © 2013 Elbit Systems of
America. All rights reserved.

Forward Looking Statement

This press release contains forward-looking statements (within the meaning of
Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended and Section 21E of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended) regarding Elbit Systems Ltd.
and/or its subsidiaries (collectively the Company), to the extent such
statements do not relate to historical or current fact. Forward Looking
Statements are based on management's expectations, estimates, projections and
assumptions. Forward-looking statements are made pursuant to the safe harbor
provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, as
amended. These statements are not guarantees of future performance and
involve certain risks and uncertainties, which are difficult to predict.
Therefore, actual future results, performance and trends may differ
materially from these forward-looking statements due to a variety of factors,
including, without limitation: scope and length of customer contracts;
governmental regulations and approvals; changes in governmental budgeting
priorities; general market, political and economic conditions in the countries
in which the Company operates or sells, including Israel and the United States
among others; differences in anticipated and actual program performance,
including the ability to perform under long-term fixed-price contracts; and
the outcome of legal and/or regulatory proceedings. The factors listed above
are not all-inclusive, and further information is contained in Elbit Systems
Ltd.'s latest annual report on Form 20-F, which is on file with the U.S.
Securities and Exchange Commission. All forward-looking statements speak only
as of the date of this release. The Company does not undertake to update its
forward-looking statements.

Contact: Shari Clarkson, +1-682-286-2363, sharon.clarkson@elbitsystems-us.com

SOURCE Elbit Systems of America