Unidentified Israeli Saar IV/V Class Replaces Phalanx With Drone Launcher

February 15, 2019 – Airbase website in Russia reporting an Israeli Saar IV/V is now fitted with at Hero-900 drone launcher in place of the MK15 Phalanx mounting. For strategic operations that require significant munitions, the Hero-900 is capable of carrying a 20 kg warhead and enduring 7 hours of flight time. With an extremely long range of 250 km,…

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Elbit Systems Awarded $85 Million Contract to Supply EW Suites to the Israeli Navy

August 7, 2018 – Elbit Systems Ltd. announced today that it was awarded an approximately $85 million contract from the Israeli Ministry of Defense (IMOD) to supply Electronic Warfare (EW) suites for the Israeli Navy Sa’ar 6-class corvettes that will be tasked with the protection of Israel’s Economic Exclusion Zone. The contract will be performed over a 10-year period. The…

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