Elbit Systems Awarded a Contract to Supply E-LynX Software Defined Radio Solution for the Spanish Army
HAIFA, Israel,, November 26, 2020 / PRNewswire / – Elbit systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT) (TASE: ESLT) (“Elbit Systems”) announced today that it has received a contract to supply E-LynX™ Software defined radio (“SDR”) solution for the Spanish Army Combat Battalion. The new battalion-level radio network is the first step in a program to modernize the Spanish combat radio network. The solution to be delivered includes hundreds of portable E-LynX SDR systems for dismantled troops and automotive systems that will be installed on board a number of battle platforms. The contract, which is of an amount not relevant to Elbit Systems, will be implemented in cooperation with Telefonica, SA (NYSE: TEF, BMD: TEF), over a period of six months.
The choice of E-LynX The SDR solution follows competitive technical and field assessments conducted by the Directorate-General for Arms and Materials (DGAM) of the Spanish Ministry of Defense, including a careful study of the ability to deploy future waveforms and to comply with strict security and anti-jamming requirements. . The E-LynX SDR solution that Elbit Systems will provide to the Spanish military is similar to the solutions recently selected by several other countries, including Switzerland,, Sweden and Israel, as radio solutions for their respective programs for modernization of the mobile network throughout the army.
Chaim Delmar, Executive Vice President and General Manager of Elbit Systems C4I and Cyber, commented: “We are proud of this prestigious selection, as it highlights the growing recognition of E-LynX as a preferred SDR solution in Europe. Spain is an important market for Elbit Systems and we will continue to invest and expand our local capabilities and technologies in Spain. ”
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Elbit Systems Ltd. is an international high-tech company engaged in a wide range of defense programs, internal security systems and commercial programs around the world. The company, which includes Elbit Systems and its subsidiaries, operates in the fields of space, land and naval systems, command, control, communications, computers, intelligence and intelligence (“C4ISR”), unmanned aerial systems, advanced electro-optics, electro-optical space systems, EW kits, signal intelligence systems, data connections and communication systems, radios, cyber-based systems and ammunition. The company also focuses on upgrading existing platforms, developing new defense technologies, internal security and commercial applications, and providing a range of support services, including training and simulation systems.
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