Aerospace & Defense News - Defense Africa / Middle East.

 
FREE EXCERPT

New York, Geneva (AirGuideBusiness - Aerospace & Defense News - Defense Africa / Middle East) Jan 23, 2011

Aeroeletronica, Elbit Systems Aeroeletronica (AEL), the Brazilian subsidiary of Elbit Systems, has been awarded a contract to supply the latter's Hermes 450 unmanned air vehicles to the Brazilian air force. Confirmed by Elbit on 19 January, the initial order will help to meet the air force's objective of standing up an independent UAV capability. Jan 19, 2011

Israel Aerospace Industries, Boeing Israel Aerospace Industries has offered some air forces a deal that would enable them to have an aerial refuelling capability on a "power-by-the-hour" basis. The plan is based mostly on the use of converted Boeing 767s to be operated either by a local airline or by Israeli pilots. It has been prepared for nations that cannot afford to buy their own tankers. The plan is based mostly on the use of converted Boeing 767s to be operated either by a local airline or by Israeli...

To continue reading

FREE SIGN UP