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Elbit Systems Acquires BAE Systems Rokar

Elbit Systems Extra Artillery Rocket System [image via Elbit]

Elbit Systems Ltd announced today the acquisition of Jerusalem-based BAE Systems Rokar International Ltd from BAE Systems Inc.


Press Release, Haifa, 01 April 2021: Elbit Systems Ltd. announced today the acquisition of BAE Systems Rokar International Ltd. from BAE Systems, Inc., the US headquartered subsidiary of BAE Systems plc for approximately $31 million net of any cash in Rokar.

Located in Jerusalem, Israel, Rokar specialises in the development, manufacture, integration, and support of high-end GPS receivers and guidance systems for advanced defence applications.

Bezhalel (Butzi) Machlis, Elbit Systems President & CEO, commented: “There is increasing demand for our networked precision fire solutions. Rokar’s technologies are integrated in our solutions and the acquisition will further enhance our capabilities in this growing area of activity.”

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