Elbit Systems has been awarded a $65 million contract to supply a communications modernisation solution to a Latin-American Army.
Press Release, Haifa, 26 October 2022: Elbit Systems Ltd. announced today that it was awarded a contract valued at approximately $65 million to supply a modernisation solution to a Latin American Army. The contract will be executed over a period of two and a half years.
Under the contract, Elbit Systems will supply the first fully networked mechanised brigade solution to a Latin American Army, as part of its planned army-wide modernisation programme. The digitally networked mechanised brigade solution will comprise of Shaldot’s 4×4 and Paramount’s 6×6 armoured vehicles equipped with an E-LynX Software Defined Radio mobile network solution, a battle management suite of applications as well as MAGNI mini-Vertical Take-Off and Landing Unmanned Aerial Systems.
Haim Delmar, General Manager of Elbit Systems C4I & Cyber, said: “We witness a growing recognition by Armed Forces of the necessity of acquiring the capability to conduct interoperable operations. This contract award further validates the leading position we hold in the growing area of combat networked warfare.”