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12/30/10Elbit Systems Acquires Brazilian Companies
HAIFA, Israel, December 30, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) ("Elbit Systems") announced that it has acquired the Brazilian companies, Ares Aeroespecial e Defesa S.A. ("Ares") and Periscopio Equipamentos Optronicos S.A. ("Periscopio"). The acquisition was accomplished in a series of transactions totaling tens of millions Brazilian Reals. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080408/300441 ) Ares and Periscopio are involved in the area ... 
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12/30/10Elbit Systems Reorganizes its Holdings in Certain Subsidiaries
HAIFA, Israel, December 30, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) ("Elbit Systems") announced that, as part of an internal reorganization of its holdings in certain wholly-owned subsidiaries, to enhance the efficiencies of its business operations, its board of directors approved a merger plan, to be performed in a series of transactions, that will result in the merger of its wholly-owned limited partnership Silver Arrow ("Silver Arrow") into Elbit System... 
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12/29/10Elbit Systems to Supply an Asian Air Force EHUD(R) Air Combat Maneuvering Instrumentation (ACMI) Systems Valued at Approximately $18 Million
HAIFA, Israel, December 29, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) announced today that it was awarded an approximately $18 million contract, for the supply of an EHUD(R) Air Combat Maneuvering Instrumentation (ACMI) system for an Asian air force. The contract is a follow-on order that calls for the supply of two additional complete systems (static and mobile) to be used for real-time, autonomous air-to-air and air-to-ground combat training and debriefing... 
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12/20/10Elbit Systems to Supply the Polish Ministry of National Defense With Multi-Sensor Monitoring and Surveillance Systems
The Systems will be Provided by a Consortium led by Elbit Systems and the Polish Military Communication Institute HAIFA, Israel, December 20, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) ("ESLT") announced today that it was awarded a contract valued at approximately $16 million from the Polish Ministry of National Defense to supply mobile multi-sensor monitoring and surveillance systems for the Polish Army. The project is scheduled to be completed in the next... 
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12/15/10Elbit Systems U.S. Subsidiary Completes Acquisition of M7 Aerospace for $85 Million
HAIFA, Israel, December 15, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) announced today that its wholly-owned U.S. subsidiary, Elbit Systems of America, LLC, ("ESA") acquired 100% of M7 Aerospace LP (M7 Aerospace) in a $85 million all cash transaction. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080408/300441 ) Located in San Antonio, Texas, M7 Aerospace is an integrated service company, offering a full suite of aviation services in the areas of Aerost... 
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12/15/10Elbit Systems of America Completes Acquisition of M7 Aerospace for $85 Million
The Acquisition Reflects a Strategic Decision to Enhance Offerings of Integrated Services Solutions to Government and Commercial Aerospace Customers SAN ANTONIO, Texas, December 15, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems of America, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd. announced today that it acquired 100% of M7 Aerospace LP (M7 Aerospace) in a $85 million all cash transaction. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080408/300488 ) Located in San Antonio... 
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12/06/10Elbit Systems to Supply a European Country With Communication Systems for EUR17.7 Million
HAIFA, Israel, December 6, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) announced today that it was awarded a contract valued at EUR17.7 million to provide a European Ministry of Defense with advanced tactical communication systems to be delivered during 2011- 2012. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080408/300441 ) The communication systems to be delivered under the contract are Tadiran CNR 9000 and Tadiran HF 6000. These tactical radio systems... 
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11/22/10Elbit Systems to Present at Credit Suisse Aerospace and Defense Conference
HAIFA, Israel, November 22, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) announced today that its CFO, Mr. Joseph Gaspar, will be presenting at the Sixteenth Annual Credit Suisse Aerospace and Defense Conference. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080408/300441 ) The presentation will be at Credit Suisse's headquarters office in New York City at 3:15 pm ET on Thursday, December 2, 2010. Management will also be available to meet with investors... 
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11/18/10Elbit Systems Announces the Results of its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders Held on November 18, 2010
HAIFA, Israel, November 18, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) (the "Company") announced today that at its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (the "Meeting") held on November 18, 2010 at the Company's offices in Haifa, the proposed resolutions described in the Proxy Statement to the Shareholders dated October 12, 2010 (the "Proxy") and detailed hereunder, were approved by the required majority: 1. that Messrs. M. Federmann, Arad, Asheri, D. Fe... 
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11/16/10Elbit Systems Reports Third Quarter 2010 Results
Backlog of Orders Increased to $5.38 Billion; Revenues at $649.9 Million; Net Income at $45.3 Million; Diluted Net Earnings Per Share at $1.05 HAIFA, Israel, November 16, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (the "Company") (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT), the international defense electronics company, today reported its consolidated financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2010. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080408/300441 ) Revenues in the th... 
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10/26/10Elbit Systems of America Awarded $45.5M ID/IQ Contract for Night Targeting System Upgrade for the AH-1W Cobra Helicopters
MERRIMACK, New Hampshire, October 26, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems of America, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd. was awarded a $45.5M Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) contract from the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division, Crane, Indiana for the supply of the Night Targeting System Upgrade (NTSU) and associated line items for the AH-1W Cobra helicopters. Work will be performed in Merrimack, New Hampshire, and is expected to be comple... 
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10/26/10Elbit Systems U.S. Subsidiary Awarded $45.5 Million ID/IQ Contract for Night Targeting System Upgrade for AH-1W Cobra Helicopters
HAIFA, Israel, October 26, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) announced today that its wholly-owned U.S. subsidiary, Elbit Systems of America, LLC, was awarded a $45.5 million Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) contract from the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division, Crane, Indiana for the supply of the Night Targeting System Upgrade (NTSU) and associated line items for the AH - 1W Cobra helicopters. (Logo: http://www.newscom.... 
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10/25/10Elbit Systems of America to Showcase Solutions for Empowerment of Rapid Deployment Forces at AUSA 2010
FORT WORTH, Texas, October 25, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems of America, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd. will present an array of cutting edge solutions, designed to enhance the capabilities of rapid deployment forces at the upcoming Association of the United States Army Annual Meeting and Exposition (AUSA), (booth #3205) set to take place in the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington DC from October 25-27, 2010. (Logo: http://www.newsco... 
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10/24/10U-TacS, a Subsidiary of Elbit Systems and Thales, Awarded $70 Million Follow-on Order to Provide ISTAR Capability for UK Armed Forces
HAIFA, Israel, Oct 24, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (Nasdaq and TASE: ESLT) announced that its UK company with Thales UK - UAS Tactical Systems Ltd. (U-TacS) has been awarded by Thales UK a follow-on Urgent Operating Capability (UOR) contract worth approximately $70 million to provide an Intelligence, Surveillance, Target Acquisition and Reconnaissance (ISTAR) support capability for the UK Armed Forces. The contract will be performed over the next one and a half years. ... 
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10/17/10Elbit Systems Completes the Acquisition of Mikal's Holdings in Soltam, Saymar and ITL
HAIFA, Israel, Oct 17, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (Nasdaq and TASE: ESLT) ("Elbit Systems") announced today, further to its announcements of June 15, 2009, September 14, 2009 and September 2, 2010, that it completed the acquisition of all the shares of Soltam Systems Ltd. ("Soltam"), Saymar Ltd. ("Saymar") and ITL Optronics Ltd. ("ITL") that were held by Mikal Ltd. ("Mikal") and its subsidiaries. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080408/300441 ) (Logo: htt... 
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10/13/10Elbit Systems U.S. Subsidiary Receives $68 Million ID/IQ Contract to Supply Head-Up Displays for U.S. Department of Defense
HAIFA, Israel, October 13, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) announced today that its wholly-owned U.S. subsidiary, Elbit Systems of America, LLC, was awarded a 5-year, $68 million Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) contract from the U.S. Army Contracting Command in Huntsville, Alabama to supply the U.S.Army, Navy, Marines Corps and Coast Guard with AN/AVS-7 Head-Up Display components including the latest Elbit Systems of America Flat Pa... 
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10/07/10Elbit Systems Schedules Third Quarter 2010 Results Release for November 16, 2010
Conference Call Scheduled for November 16, 2010 at 09:00am ET HAIFA, Israel, October 7, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) announced today that it will be releasing its third quarter 2010 financial results on Tuesday November 16, 2010. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080408/300441 ) The Company will also be hosting a conference call later the same day, Tuesday November 16, 2010 at 09:00a.m. Eastern Time. On the call, management w... 
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10/06/10Elbit Systems of America Named Software Engineering Institute Partner by Carnegie Mellon University
FORT WORTH, Texas, October 6, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems of America, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) has been accepted as a Software Engineering Institute (SEI) Partner by Carnegie Mellon University. The SEI is a U.S. Department of Defense federally funded research and development center operated by Carnegie Mellon University. The SEI helps organizations make measured improvements in their software engineering capabilities by p... 
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10/03/10Elbit Systems Awarded Asian Tank Upgrade Contract Valued at Approximately $56 Million
HAIFA, Israel, October 3, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) announced today that it was awarded an approximately $56 million tank upgrade contract from a customer in Asia. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080408/300441 ) Under the contract, the tank upgrade project will include the installation of advanced battle management systems, as well as cutting edge observation and surveillance systems. The project will be completed within t... 
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09/02/10Elbit Systems Signs Agreement to Acquire Mikal's Holdings in Soltam, Saymar and ITL
HAIFA, Israel, September 2, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) ("Elbit Systems") announced today, further to its announcements of June 15, 2009 and September 14, 2009, that it signed an agreement to acquire all the shares of Soltam Systems Ltd. ("Soltam"), Saymar Ltd. ("Saymar") and ITL Optronics Ltd. ("ITL"), that are currently held by Mikal Ltd. ("Mikal") and its subsidiaries. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080408/300441 ) The s... 
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08/17/10Elbit Systems Reports Second Quarter 2010 Results
HAIFA, Israel, August 17, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (the "Company") (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT), the international defense electronics company, today reported its consolidated financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2010. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080408/300441 ) Revenues in the second quarter of 2010 were $603.3 million, as compared to $728.3 million in the second quarter of 2009. The decrease in revenues during the second quart... 
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08/05/10Elbit Systems' Cash Tender Offer for ITL's Shares Will not be Implemented
HAIFA, Israel, August 5, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) announced today, further to its announcement of July 15, 2010 and July 29, 2010, that the requirements for implementing the tender offer ("Tender Offer") issued by its wholly-owned subsidiary, Elbit Security Systems Ltd., to acquire the ordinary shares of I.T.L Optronics Ltd. held by the public were not met and the Tender Offer will not be implemented. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bi... 
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07/29/10Elbit Systems Modifies the Cash Tender Offer for ITL's Shares
HAIFA, Israel, July 29, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) ("ESL") announced today, further to its announcement of July 15, 2010 regarding the issue of a cash tender offer by its wholly-owned subsidiary, Elbit Security Systems Ltd. ("Elsec"), to acquire the ordinary shares of I.T.L Optronics Ltd. ("ITL") held by the public (the "Tender Offer"), that Elsec has modified the Tender Offer. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080408/300441 ) ... 
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07/15/10Elbit Systems Issues a Cash Tender Offer for ITL's Shares
HAIFA, Israel, July 15, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) ("ESL") announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Elbit Security Systems Ltd. ("Elsec"), has issued a Cash Tender Offer (the "Tender Offer") to acquire the ordinary shares of I.T.L Optronics Ltd. ("ITL") held by the public, currently representing 15.19% of ITL's outstanding share capital. The remaining 84.81% of ITL's outstanding share capital are currently held by Mikal Ltd. ("Mikal")... 
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07/12/10ELBIT Systems Schedules Second Quarter 2010 Results Release for August 17, 2010
Haifa, Israel, July 12, 2010 – Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) announced today that it will be releasing its second quarter 2010 financial results on Tuesday August 17, 2010. The Company will also be hosting a conference call later the same day, Tuesday August 17, 2010 at 09:00a.m. Eastern Time. On the call, management will review and discuss the results and will be available to answer questions. To participate, please call one of the teleconferencing numbers that follow. If you are... 
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06/20/10Elbit Systems to Supply a Latin American Army with Advanced Electronic Systems Valued at $130 Million
HAIFA, Israel, June 20, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (Nasdaq and TASE :ESLT) announced today that it was awarded a contract to supply a Latin American Army with Command, Control, Computer & Communications (C4I) systems and Electronic Warfare (EW) systems, valued at approximately $130 million. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080408/300441 ) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080408/300441 ) The project, to be performed over the next three y... 
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06/08/10Elbit Systems Ltd. Announces Results of the Public Tender in Israel for its Series A Notes
HAIFA, Israel, June 8, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) (the "Company") announced today that following the filing of a Shelf Offering Report dated June 6, 2010, and pursuant to its Shelf Prospectus dated May 18, 2010, the public tender in connection with the public offering in Israel of the Company's Series A Notes (the "Series A Notes") has concluded. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080408/300441 ) Based on the results of the conc... 
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06/06/10Elbit Systems Ltd. Announces Filing of a Shelf Offering Report
HAIFA, Israel, June 6, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (Nasdaq and TASE: ESLT) (the "Company") announced that pursuant to its Shelf Prospectus dated May 18, 2010, the Company has filed today a Shelf Offering Report (the "Offering Report") with the Israel Securities Authority and the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange Ltd ("TASE"). (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080408/300441) Pursuant to the Offering Report, the Company is offering (the "Public Offer") one series of un... 
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05/27/10Elbit Systems Ltd. Considers Potential Debt Offering in Israel
HAIFA, Israel, May 27, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (the "Company") (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT), announced today that it is considering the issuance of debt securities in Israel of approximately NIS 500 million (approximately $130 million) pursuant to its shelf prospectus dated May 18, 2010 which was described in the Company's press release dated May 17, 2010. If issued, the debt securities would be issued pursuant to a potential uniform public offering in Israel that woul... 
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05/17/10Elbit Systems Ltd. Announces the Filing of a Shelf Prospectus in Israel
HAIFA, Israel, May 17, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) (the "Company") announced today that it has filed a shelf prospectus with the Israel Securities Authority and the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080408/300441 ) The shelf prospectus is valid for a period of two years and allows the Company to raise from time to time funds through the issuance of notes and/or warrants exercisable into notes, at the dis... 
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05/13/10Elbit Systems Reports First Quarter 2010 Results
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05/13/10Elbit Systems Ltd. Announces Midroog Ltd. Rating of "Aa1" (Local Scale) for Potential Future Issuances by Elbit Systems of up to $350 Million of Unsecured Notes
HAIFA, Israel, May 13, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) announced today that Midroog Ltd., an Israeli rating agency ("Midroog"), announced that it had assigned a "Aa1" rating (on a local scale) to any new unsecured notes in the aggregate amount of up to $350 million which may be issued in the future by the Company. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080408/300441 ) The full text of an unofficial translation of Midroog's report will be ... 
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05/13/10Elbit Systems Reports First Quarter 2010 Results
Backlog of orders at $5.25 billion;Revenues at $618.2 million; Net income at $49.8 million;Diluted net earnings per share increased by 12.7% to $1.15 HAIFA, Israel, May 13, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: ESLT, TASE: ESLT), the international defense company, today reported its consolidated financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2010. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080408/300441 ) Revenues decreased by 5.9% to $... 
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05/11/10Elbit Systems Completes Acquisition of Azimuth Technologies' Shares
HAIFA, Israel, May 11, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ:ESLT and TASE:ESLT) announced today, further to its announcements on January 25, 2010, November 12, 2008 and October 28, 2008, that it completed the acquisition of the balance of shares in Azimuth Technologies Ltd. ("Azimuth") pursuant to the merger agreement signed by Azimuth and Elbit Systems' wholly owned subsidiary, Elbit Security Systems Ltd., in January 2010. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh... 
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05/03/10Elbit Systems and Ness Technologies Joint Venture, NessBit, to Supply the Israeli Ministry of Defense with Intelligence System Valued at $25 Million
Each Company's Share of the Project is Valued at $12.5 million HAIFA, Israel, May 3, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ:ESLT and TASE:ESLT) a global defense electronics company, and Ness Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: NSTC and TASE: NSTC), a global provider of information technology solutions and services, announced today that they were awarded through their joint venture NessBit, a contract valued at approximately $25 million by the Israeli Ministry of Defense to sup... 
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05/02/10The IDF Expands its Elbit Systems UAS Fleet: Elbit Systems Awarded $50 Million UAS Contract by the Israeli Defense Ministry
Elbit to supply the IDF with its Hermes(R) 900 UAS Systems, along with additional Hermes(R) 450 UAS Systems and an enhancement of the existing UAS intelligence capabilities HAIFA, Israel, May 2, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (Nasdaq: ESLT and TASE: ESLT) announced today that it was awarded an Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) contract from the Israeli Ministry of Defense, valued at approximately $50 million. Under the contract, Elbit Systems will supply the Israeli Defense Fo... 
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04/22/10Application for Approval of Derivative Action Filed in Israeli Court by Minority Shareholders of ImageSat International
HAIFA, Israel, April 22, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT) ("Elbit Systems") announced that on April 21, 2010 it was served with an Application to Approve a Derivative Action (the "Application") filed in the District Court of Petach Tikva, Israel, by certain minority shareholders of ImageSat International N.V. ("ImageSat"). This is further to announcements regarding ImageSat-related litigation in the U.S. made by Elbit Systems on July 4, 2007, July 24, 2008, ... 
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04/15/10U-TacS Awarded $70 Million Contract by Thales for Watchkeeper Maintenance and Logistic Support
HAIFA, Israel, April 15, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT) announced today that UAS Tactical Systems Ltd. (U-TacS) - its Leicester-based joint company with Thales UK,- has been awarded a $70 million contract by Thales UK to provide Contractor Logistics Support (CLS) services for the Watchkeeper project to be undertaken over the next three years. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080408/300441 ) The Watchkeeper project, one of the largest Unman... 
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04/11/10Elbit Systems Schedules First Quarter 2010 Results Release for May 13, 2010
Conference Call Scheduled for May 13, 2010 at 10:00am ET HAIFA, Israel, April 11, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Elbit Systems Ltd. (Nasdaq: ESLT) announced today that it will be releasing its first quarter 2010 financial results on Thursday, May 13, 2010. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080408/300441 ) The Company will also be hosting a conference call later the same day, Thursday, May 13, 2010 at 10:00a.m. Eastern Time. On the call, management will review and discuss the ... 
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03/24/10Elbit Systems to Supply a Customer in Asia With Electronic Warfare Systems Valued at $147 Million
HAIFA, Israel, March 24, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT) announced today that its subsidiary, Elisra Electronic Systems Ltd. (Elisra), was awarded contracts to supply airborne and ground electronic warfare (EW) systems, for a customer in Asia, at an aggregate value of approximately $147 million. The systems will be delivered over the next three years. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080408/300441 ) Elisra CEO Itzhak Gat noted that the selec... 
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03/15/10Significant Breakthrough for Elbit Systems in Australia: Elbit Systems Awarded $298 Million Contract for the Supply of Command, Control and Communications System for the Australian Defence Forces
HAIFA, Israel, March 15, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT) announced today that it was awarded a contract from the Department of Defence of the Commonwealth of Australia in the amount of approximately $298 million U.S. dollars (approximately $ 331 million Australian dollars) for the supply, integration, installation and support of a Battle Group and Below Command, Control and Communications (BGC3) system for the Australian Army's Land 75/125 program. The BGC... 
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03/10/10Elbit Systems Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2009 Results
HAIFA, Israel, March 10, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Elbit Systems Ltd. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: ESLT, TASE: ESLT), the international defense electronics company, today reported its consolidated results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2009. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080408/300441 ) Fourth quarter 2009 results: Revenues for the fourth quarter of 2009 increased by 2.4% to $714.7 million, as compared to $697.9 million in the fourth quarter of... 
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03/07/10Elbit Systems Announces the Results of its Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders Held on March 4, 2010
HAIFA, Israel, March 7, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Elbit Systems Ltd. (Nasdaq: ESLT) (the "Company") announced today that at its Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders held on March 4, 2010 at the Company's offices in Haifa, the proposed resolution - that Dr. Yehoshua (Shuki) Gleitman be elected as an External Director of the Company for a first term of three years, commencing on March 4, 2010 and ending on March 3, 2013, as described in the Proxy Statement to the Shareholders dated ... 
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02/22/10Elbit Systems Awarded $20 Million Follow-On Contract for Israeli Air Force's PFI "Snunit" Trainer Aircraft Operation Program
HAIFA, Israel, February 22, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT) announced today that it was awarded a follow-on contract from the Israeli Ministry of Defense for the continuation of the GROB G-120-AI ("Snunit") trainer aircraft operation program, in service at the Air Force Flight Academy in Hatzerim. Under the new contract, Elbit Systems will operate the trainers for an additional period of ten years, starting in 2012, following the completion of the current... 
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02/17/10Elbit Systems Schedules Full Year 2009 and Fourth Quarter Results Release for March 10, 2010
Conference Call Scheduled for March 10, 2010 at 10:00am ESTHAIFA, Israel, February 17, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT) announced today that it will be releasing its full year and fourth quarter 2009 financial results on Wednesday, March 10, 2010. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080408/300441 ) The Company will also be hosting a conference call later the same day, Wednesday, March 10, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time. On the call, ma... 
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01/29/10Elbit Systems Ltd. Receives Notice From Nasdaq Confirming Cure Period to Replace Yael Efron on the Board of Directors
HAIFA, Israel, January 29, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Elbit Systems Ltd. (the "Company") (Nasdaq: ESLT) announced today that Nasdaq confirmed that the Company will have the cure period provided under Nasdaq Listing Rule 5605(b)(1)(A) to replace Yael Efron as an independent director. In prior press releases, the Company announced that Mrs. Efron resigned from the Board of Directors and that the Company will hold an Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders to elect Dr. Yehoshua Gl... 
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01/27/10Elbit Systems Schedules February 2, 2010 as Record Date for Voting at Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders
HAIFA, Israel, January 27, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Elbit Systems Ltd. (the "Company") (Nasdaq: ESLT), announced today that February 2, 2010 has been set as the record date for shareholders entitled to receive notice of and vote at the Company's Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders to be held on March 4, 2010 (the "Meeting") for the purpose of electing Dr. Yehoshua Gleitman as an External Director to the Company's Board of Directors. The Company intends to distribute to sh... 
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01/25/10Elbit Systems Signs Agreement to Purchase Balance of Azimuth Technologies' Shares
HAIFA, Israel, January 25, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT) announced today, further to its announcement on November 12, 2008, that on January 24, 2010 a merger agreement was signed with Azimuth Technologies Ltd. ("Azimuth") under which it will acquire the balance of Azimuth's shares. In November 2008, Elbit Systems purchased 19% of Azimuth's shares. Under the newly signed agreement Elbit Systems' wholly owned subsidiary, Elbit Security Systems Ltd., will ... 
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01/21/10Elbit Systems Announces Resignation of Yael Efron, an External Director of the Company's Board of Directors
HAIFA, Israel, January 21, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT) (the "Company") announced today that Mrs. Yael Efron, who was elected as an External Director of the Company's Board of Directors in August 2009, has tendered her resignation. Mrs. Efron indicated that the reason for her resignation was her son being advised that he is a candidate for promotion at the law firm of M. Firon & Co., which provides legal services to both the Company and to its major sh... 
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01/20/10Elbit Systems of America Awarded US$15.6M Contract for Tactical Video Data Link (TVDL) for U.S. Marine Corps AH-1W
FORT WORTH, Texas, January 20, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Elbit Systems of America, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT) announced receipt of a contract from NAVAIR for Elbit Systems Tactical Video Data Link (TVDL) for the USMC AH-1W Attack Helicopter. The contract effort covers the development, production and installation of retrofit kits to incorporate TVDL into the AH-1W platform. Elbit Systems of America will be assisted in the effort by subcontract... 
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01/13/10Elbit Systems of America Awarded $8.2M Contract for Helmet Display and Tracker System (HDTS) for U.S. Marine Corps AH-1W
FORT WORTH, Texas, January 13, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Elbit Systems of America, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT) announced receipt of contracts from the United States Marine Corps (USMC) for Elbit Systems of America Helmet Display and Tracker System (HDTS) for the USMC AH-1W Attack Helicopter. The contract effort covers the development of retrofit kits to incorporate HDTS into the AH-1W helicopter. Elbit Systems of America will be assisted in th... 
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