January 5, 2015
Elbit Systems awarded US$90m maintenance contract for Israeli Air Force’s F-16 avionics systems
Elbit Systems was awarded an approximately US$90m contract from the Israeli Ministry of Defense (IMOD) for the maintenance of the Israeli Air Force’s (IAF) F-16 array’s avionics systems. The project, to be performed over 11 years, will include the establishment of a new and cutting edge national maintenance center for the IAF’s squadrons and bases. Elbit Systems has extensive operational experience in performing outsourcing logistic support services for customers both in Israel and abroad. In addition to a variety of maintenance projects it provides to the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF), Elbit Systems also provides these services to many customers worldwide, including in the U.S. and Brazil.