Elbit Systems Wins US Navy Contract For Helmet Display Tracker Systems

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  • 08:13 AM, March 23, 2017
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Elbit Systems Wins US Navy Contract For Helmet Display Tracker Systems
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Elbit Systems has been awarded a $49 million worth contract to provide 126 helmet display tracker systems (HDTS) for the US Navy on the MH-60 aircraft.

“Elbit Systems of America, Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $49,884,371 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for a maximum quantity of 126 helmet display tracker systems (HDTS) and associated line items for the Navy on the MH-60 aircraft,” the US Department of defense announced Wednesday.

The HDTS provides situational awareness and targeting enhancements via pilot/copilot line-of-sight capability; continuously computed impact point for the 20mm automatic gun helicopter armament subsystem; 2.75-inch unguided rockets (LAU-61C/A); and precision guided rockets (digital rocket launcher (DRL, LAU-61G/A)).  

Work will be performed in Fort Worth, Texas, and is expected to be completed by June 2021, the release stated.  

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