BAE Systems and Elbit Systems of America are partnering to develop and integrate advanced operational capabilities for combat vehicles. The arrangement is focused on validating and integrating new technologies on combat vehicle systems to deliver advanced warfighting capabilities.
The team will explore crew automation, vehicle protection systems, and other defensive and offensive systems for integration into turrets of various cannon calibres and supporting weapon systems for combat vehicles.
“BAE Systems and Elbit America are investing in transformational combat vehicle technologies and turret solutions that will greatly enhance the lethality and survivability of next-generation combat vehicles for the US and international militaries,” said Jim Miller, Director of Business Development at BAE Systems. “Our relationship demonstrates a commitment to provide our customers with solutions for future battlefields based on our collective combat vehicle expertise.”
“Our broad portfolio of mission-enhancing solutions and technologies, coupled with BAE Systems’ proven track record for providing highly effective combat systems, will greatly benefit warfighters as they face new challenges and needs,” added Ridge Sower, VP of Ground Combat and Precision Targeting at Elbit Systems of America.