Elbit Programs’ U.S. subsidiary, Elbit Programs of America, was awarded an Indefinite Supply/Indefinite Amount (“ID/IQ”) contract from the U.S. Military to offer Built-in Helmet And Show Sight Programs (“IHADSS”) gear for the AH-64 Apache helicopter fleet. The contract, with a most potential worth of as much as roughly $76 million, might be carried out over a five-year interval. An preliminary supply order of roughly $6 million has been issued, to be executed over a two-year interval.
The IHADSS elements might be delivered to the U.S. Military from Elbit Programs of America’s Fort Value, Texas, engineering and manufacturing facility.
Elbit Programs of America boasts that its IHADSS presents crucial data immediately in entrance of the pilot’s eye, offering the Apache pilots with a dependable answer that permits mission success and crew security when flying. Along with the IHADSS for the Apache, Elbit Programs of America supplies the Apache AH-64E mannequin with the Multicore Mission Processor that’s used to offer the entire performance of the onboard Apache methods.
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Raanan Horowitz, President and CEO of Elbit Programs of America, mentioned: “This contract continues our decades-long relationship with the U.S. Military’s Apache fleet. IHADSS is uniquely designed for the Apache. It shows flight and focusing on data immediately in entrance of the pilots’ eyes. It is a vital tactical benefit that gives dependable situational consciousness, eases the pilots’ workload, enhances their security and obtain success when flying their most demanding missions.”
In different Elbit information, the corporate has added multi-channel and full duplex applied sciences to its E-LynX household of Software program Outlined Radios (SDR), considerably growing community throughputs, additional empowering the Firm’s SDR-based answer for multi-domain digital transformation.
When utilizing Radio methods with single or twin radio frequency channels, explains Elbit, the flexibility of tactical customers to transmit and obtain data relies on channel availability, which limits the attain and community presence of the customers. Elbit Programs states that its new patented multi-channel expertise permits simultaneous use of a number of radio frequencies for transmission and reception, using a number of waveforms, offering all-time community availability and presence – a key think about multi-domain operations.