Israeli electronic warfare company Elisra to become wholly owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems

Click to Enlarge

HAIFA, Israel, 24 Feb. 2011. Israeli electronic warfare specialist Elisra Electronic Systems Ltd. in Bene Beraq, Israel, will become a wholly owned subsidiary of Israeli prime defense contractor Elbit Systems Ltd. in Haifa, Israel, under terms of a $67.5 million deal in which Elbit agreed to acquire 30 percent of Elisra shares from Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) subsidiary Elta Systems Ltd. in Ashdod, Israel.

With the acquisition, Elbit will own all shares of Elisra. Elbit had owned 70 percent of Elisra's shares. The acquisition was approved by the boards of directors of Elta and Elbit Systems.


Elisra specializes in information warfare, intelligence, command and control, communications, and electronic warfare. Elisra is comprised of Elisra, Tadiran Electronic Systems Ltd.and Tadiran Spectralink Ltd.

Elbit is an international defense electronics company involved in aerospace, land and naval systems, command, control, communications, computers, intelligence surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR), unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), advanced electro-optics, electro-optic space systems, electronic warfare suites, airborne warning systems, ELINT systems, data links and military communications systems and radios.

The Company also focuses on upgrading existing military platforms, developing new technologies for defense, homeland security, and commercial aviation applications, and support services.

For more information contact Elbit online at www.elbitsystems.com, Elisra at www.elisra.com, Elta at www.iai.co.il/17887-en/ELTA, or Israel Aerospace Industries at www.iai.co.il.


Easily post a comment below using your Linkedin, Twitter, Google or Facebook account.


The Innovation That Matters™ Quiz

Innovation is one of the key drivers in the Defense industry. View this short video of Leon Woo, VP of Engineering at Mercury Systems, on the role of innovation. Then, answer 3 simple questions correctly to be entered into a drawing to win an Eddie Bauer fleece jacket!

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR TWO MOST RECENT WINNERS. "Nick from SPARWAR" and "Bridget from AOC."


Military & Aerospace Photos

Related Products

RR2P Removable Canister RAID System

Transportable data storage for mobile field use aboard planes, ships and ground transport. 2U, du...

Sensors Unlimited GA1280JSX High Resolution, Mil-Rugged, Extended High Sensitivity InGaAs SWIR Camera

Manufactures a high resolution, mil-rugged, extended high-sensitivity 0.9 Mpixel InGaAs SWIR came...

M1U20xx 1U Military-Grade Computer System

The M1U20xx Military-Grade Rack Mount System is a reliable high-performance mil-spec 1U solution ...

Related Companies

Winchester Systems Inc

At its founding in 1981, Winchester Systems introduced its first 5 MB disk system for Intel development system users....

Extreme Engineering Solutions Inc (X-ES)

 Extreme Engineering Solutions, Inc. (X-ES) is a leader in the design, manufacture, and support of standard and ...

American Infrared Solutions (AIRS)

Wire News provided by   

Most Popular Articles

Webcasts

Digital signal processing for signals intelligence and electronic warfare

Military & Aerospace Electronics presents an expert Webcast on the latest hardware and software trends for high-performance embedded computing (HPEC) applications in demanding military signals intelligen...
Sponsored by:

Advantages of Intel Architecture Products and Wind River Solutions in Military & Aerospace Applications

This webinar explains the individual advantages of the Intel Architecture hardware, available for long-life supply, and the WRS software portfolio.  There are extraordinary advantages of combining such ...
Sponsored by:

Engineering the VPX high-speed data path for physical and signal integrity

Join Arrow Electronics and TE Connectivity, for an overview webinar of the standards, technologies and trends involving VITA and TE.

social activity

All Access Sponsors


Mil & Aero Magazine

February 2014
Volume 25, Issue 2
file

Download Our Apps



iPhone

iPad

Android

Follow Us On...



Newsletters

Military & Aerospace Electronics

Weekly newsletter covering technical content, breaking news and product information
SUBSCRIBE

Defense Executive

Monthly newsletter covering business news and strategic insights for executive managers
SUBSCRIBE

Embedded Computing Report

Monthly newsletter covering news on embedded computing in aerospace, defense and industrial-rugged applications
SUBSCRIBE

Unmanned Vehicles

Monthly newsletter covering news updates for designers of unmanned vehicles
SUBSCRIBE