Archiv: Elbit Systems (war corporation)


28.09.2020 - 15:10 [ Jerusalem Post ]

Israel revolutionized Azerbaijan’s drone arsenal. Are the weapons working?

(21.07.2020)

The Orbiter 1K is what is known as a “loitering munition,” or kamikaze drone. The drone behaves like a drone, hovering around, until it finds a target and then slams into it like a cruise missile. In February 2019, Aeronautics reportedly completed new sales to Azerbaijan. The country has a hunger for Israeli kamikaze-style drones. The Washington Post reported in 2016 that it used an IAI (Israel Aerospace Industries) Harop against Armenians as well. Armenia has complained about the 2016 incident.

04.08.2020 - 20:25 [ Haaretz ]

Changing U.S. Aid Terms Hit Israeli Defense Industry Harder Than Expected, Report Says

To illustrate the importance of U.S. aid to the Israeli defense industry, the State Comptroller noted that in recent years it has accounted for between 34% and 43% of the IDF’s total purchases from Israel’s three biggest defense companies – Israel Aerospace Industries, Elbit System and Rafael. The three account for 94% of all local procurement by the IDF.

06.05.2019 - 20:01 [ indexmarketsresearch.com ]

2015-2023 World Military Laser Rangefinder Market Research Report by Product Type, End-User / Application and Regions / Countries

By Company
Elbit Systems
Leonardo
Lockheed Martin
Northrop Grumman
Saab
Thales Group
Safran Electronics & Defense
L3 Advanced Laser Systems Technology
FLIR Systems
Jenoptik

23.04.2019 - 10:06 [ The Jerusalem Post ]

Will defense ties increase between Israel and the Ukraine?

Israel has been selling military equipment to Ukraine for over two decades, and with the election of Jewish comedian and novice politician Volodymyr Zelensky, there is a good chance to increase defense ties between the two countries.