Haifa, Israel– Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ:ESLT and TASE: ESLT) Elbit Systems announced that it was awarded a $150 million contract to supply PULS™ (Precise and Universal Launching Systems) rocket launchers and a package of precision-guided long-range rockets to an international customer. The contract will be performed over a period of three years.
Elbit Systems’ PULS provides a comprehensive and cost-effective solution that can launch unguided rockets, precision-guided munitions, and missiles with an effective range of up to 300km. With its unique design, the PULS can also support future growth capabilities, such as the ability to launch loitering munitions, including the canister-launched configuration of Elbit Systems’ SkyStriker loitering munition.
The PULS launcher is fully adaptable to existing wheeled and tracked platforms, enabling a significant reduction in maintenance and training costs.
Yehuda (Udi) Vered, General Manager of Elbit System Land: “We are seeing an increased demand for our advanced artillery solutions from militaries looking to increase the effectiveness of their armed forces. This contract provides an additional vote of confidence in Elbit Systems’ PULS rocket artillery solutions.”
About Elbit Systems
Elbit Systems Ltd. is an international high-technology company engaged in a wide range of defense, homeland security, and commercial programs worldwide. The Company, which includes Elbit Systems and its subsidiaries, operates in the areas of aerospace, land and naval systems, command, control, communications, computers, intelligence surveillance and reconnaissance (“C4ISR”), unmanned aircraft systems, advanced electro-optics, electro-optic space systems, EW suites, signal intelligence systems, data links, and communications systems, radios, cyber-based systems, and munitions. The Company also focuses on upgrading existing platforms, developing new technologies for defense, homeland security, and commercial applications, and providing a range of support services, including training and simulation systems.
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