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  • Elbit to Supply Missile Defense Systems for German Military Aircraft

Photonics.com
Nov 2014
HAIFA, Israel, Nov. 17, 2014 — Elbit Systems will provide multispectral directed infrared countermeasure (DIRCM) systems for the German Air Force’s Airbus A400 aircraft under a one-year contract with Diehl BGT Defense.

J-MUSIC
The J-MUSIC system fires a laser at an incoming missile in this artist's rendering. Courtesy of Elbit Systems.


Elbit’s J-MUSIC — a fiber laser-based system designed to protect large military and commercial aircraft against attacks by ground-to-air heat-seeking missiles — is integrated into its multiturret DIRCM system to ensure 360-degree protection of aircraft.

Elbit developed a similar C-Music DIRCM system for the Israeli National Sky Shield program, which provides protection of the program’s large commercial aircraft fleet.

For more information, visit www.elbitsystems.com.


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