Elta Systems Ltd.

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Last Updated: January 1, 2011
Other Name: N/A
Location: Ashod, Israel
Subordinate To: Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd.
Size: Approximately 4,000 employees [1]
Facility Status: Operational

A subsidiary of Israel Aerospace Industries, Elta Systems Ltd. focuses on the manufacture of electromagnetic sensors, such as radar. [2] Elta Systems produces the EL/M-2080 "Green Pine" Radar System employed by the Arrow weapon system, [3] which is a "combined solid-state phased-array L-band early warning and fire-control radar" that can "provide search, detection, alert, track, and guidance operations simultaneously." [4]

[1] "Dun's 100 Israel's Largest Enterprises," Dun and Bradstreet Israel Ltd., 29 September 2010, duns100.dundb.co.il/indexeng.asp.
[2] "Profile," Elta Systems Ltd., 25 March 2010, www.misile-iai.com.
[3] "EL/M-2080 'Green Pine' Radar System," Israel Aerospace Industries, 25 March 2010, www.iai.co.il.
[4] "Arrow Weapon System (AWS)," Jane's Land-Based Air Defence, 11 November 2009.

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