- Global Military Communications
Elbit Systems subsidiary in the US receives a $50 million ID/IQ contract
Elbit Systems has announced that its subsidiary, Elbit Systems of America LLC., (“Elbit Systems of America”) was awarded an Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) contract for approximately $50 million by the US Navy to provide the Helmet Display and Tracker System (HDTS) with the Continuously Computed Impact Point (CCIP) algorithm, for the MH-60S. The work will be performed in Fort Worth Texas, and completed by June 2021. An initial order of approximately $14.2 million was received.
This award represents the Navy’s first production order for the line-of-sight helmet tracking system and the integration of targeting symbology in the Armed Helicopter Weapon System (AHWS) for the MH-60S fleet.
“Elbit Systems of America is strategically focused on delivering capabilities that aircrews can trust to increase mission effectiveness”, said Raanan Horowitz, president and chief executive officer of Elbit Systems of America. “The HDTS and CCIP are prime examples of our advanced display and targeting solutions that give aircrews a decisive edge during critical missions”.