Elbit Systems Bags Contract to Supply Direct Infrared Counter Measures to Airbus

Elbit Systems Ltd. has been awarded a contract by Airbus Defense and Space to supply the Direct Infrared Counter Measures (DIRCM) and Infrared (IR) Missile Warning Systems for installation on the MRTT A330 refueling aircraft for Canada.

The contract will be performed over a period of five years.

Worth mentioning that Elbit Systems DIRCM laser protection systems have accumulated hundreds of thousands of flight hours on dozens of platforms and provide advanced defensive technology solutions for aircraft operating in modern battlefields.

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, unmanned aircraft systems, advanced electro-optics, electro-optic space systems, EW suites, signal intelligence systems, data links and communications systems, radios, cyber-based systems and munitions.

Further, 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.

Source: https://elbitsystems.com/pr-new/elbit-systems-awarded-a-contract-to-supply-dircm-self-protection-suites-to-airbus-defense-and-space-for-the-installation-on-mrtt-a330-aircraft-for-canada/?pageid=PR%20-20%20News