Elbit Techniques Ltd. introduced in the present day the signature of a five-year in-service assist contract with the NATO Help and Procurement Company (NSPA) for the Direct Infrared Counter Measures (“DIRCM”) techniques equipped to the Multinational Multi-Function Tanker Transport (MRTT) fleet. The contract consists of the institution of a service middle, positioned at NSPA, to offer assist and logistics to the system. Geared up to offer complete assist to the NATO MRTT fleet outfitted with the DIRCM system, the NSPA devoted facility, in Luxembourg, will probably be a necessary useful resource for the fleet, offering the required experience, tools, and upkeep.

The middle will present restore, spare components and upkeep companies to make sure that all techniques are working at optimum ranges. As well as, Elbit was awarded a follow-up contract from NSPA for a further J-Music system, a part of the MUSIC DIRCM household. The laser-based totally autonomous system offers complete safety in opposition to superior heat-seeking ground-to-air missiles. To this point, seven techniques are already built-in, licensed and operational on NATO MRTTs.


Elbit System Airborne Laser Direct Infra-Pink Counter Measure (DIRCM). (Photograph by Elbit Techniques)

Jan Der Kinderen, MMF System Supervisor of NATO Help and Procurement Company (NSPA) mentioned: “The Observe-on Help contract, and the brand new upkeep facility at NSPA, builds on our glorious relationship with Elbit and to make sure optimum assist to our MRTT fleet”.

Oren Sabag, Common Supervisor of Elbit Techniques ISTAR & EW mentioned: “Demand for our DIRCM techniques is rising as a consequence of elevated threats posed to plane. We’re proud to offer NATO with a logistics and repair middle for native restore and upkeep of our techniques.”

Elbit Techniques Ltd. is a global excessive know-how firm engaged in a variety of protection, homeland safety and business applications all through the world. The Firm, which incorporates Elbit Techniques and its subsidiaries, operates within the areas of aerospace, land and naval techniques, command, management, communications, computer systems, intelligence surveillance and reconnaissance (“C4ISR”), unmanned plane techniques, superior electro-optics, electro-optic house techniques, EW suites, sign intelligence techniques, information hyperlinks and communications techniques, radios, cyber-based techniques and munitions.