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Elbit Systems of America Showcases Capabilities for Enhanced Maritime Situational Awareness and Precision Lethality at Sea-Air-Space Exposition

FORT WORTH, Texas, March 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --

Elbit Systems of America, LLC, will display its capabilities for maritime situational awareness and precision lethality at the Sea-Air-Space Exposition, April 3-5, 2017. The company's exhibit will be in booth 1421, at the Gaylord National Convention Center, near Washington, D.C.

"For 25 years, Elbit Systems of America has been committed to keeping America safe and protecting those who serve our nation," said Raanan Horowitz, president and CEO of Elbit Systems of America. "The capabilities we provide the Navy and Marine Corps team contribute to ensuring maritime superiority."


Elbit Systems of America will have the following items on display:

  • Helmet Mounted Displays. Elbit Systems of America will demonstrate both the Digital Joint Helmet Mounted Cueing System (DJHMCS) and the Helmet Display and Tracker System during the show. Each system provides pilots with a decisive edge in situational awareness and mission effectiveness.
  • Night Vision Cueing and Display. Combining the proven performance of the JHMCS with the Standard Field of View Night Vision Cueing and Display system provides F/A-18 aircrew combat proven critical day/night symbology and cueing for real-world operations.
  • F/A-18 Advanced Cockpit Station (ACS). For decades, Elbit System of America has supplied avionics for customers worldwide, optimizing tactical situation displays, processing advanced applications, and providing high-definition formats for advanced sensor video presentations. During the event, Elbit Systems of America will demonstrate a cockpit system for the F/A-18 Super Hornet and EA-18G Growler. The ACS includes mission processors, a low-profile head-up display, and a large area display with touch screen and picture-in-picture capabilities.  This reflects the company's focus to integrate mission and cockpit situational awareness for pilots.
  • Precision Guided Munition Seekers. Also on display are Elbit Systems of America's precision guided munition seekers. The semi-active laser and multi-mode seekers guide munitions such as the Griffin, Laser Joint Direct Attack Munition (LJDAM) and the Laser Small Diameter Bomb-1 (LSDB-1). Currently deployed, the seekers are highly effective against static and high-speed moving targets.

Reporters interested in learning more about these capabilities and Elbit Systems of America should contact Rod Gibbons, Senior Director of Communications, at 682-238-9861 or rod.gibbons@elbitsystems-us.com

About Elbit Systems of America, LLC  

Elbit Systems of America is a leading provider of high performance products, system solutions, and support services focusing on the defense, homeland security, commercial aviation, and medical instrumentation markets. With facilities throughout the United 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 high technology company engaged in a wide range of programs for innovative defense and commercial applications. For additional information, visit: http://www.elbitsystems-us.com or follow us on Twitter.

About Elbit Systems  

Elbit Systems Ltd. is an international high technology company engaged in a wide range of defense, homeland security and commercial programs throughout the world. 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 and cyber-based systems. The Company also focuses on the upgrading of existing platforms, developing new technologies for defense, homeland security and commercial applications and providing a range of support services, including training and simulation systems.

For additional information, visit: http://www.elbitsystems.com or follow us on Twitter.

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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.

Media Contacts:
Rod Gibbons,
+1-817-234-6834,
rod.gibbons@elbitsystems-us.com

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

SOURCE Elbit Systems of America