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New French and UK Joint UAV Unit

Britain plans to send the Watchkeeper to Afghanistan this year, possibly to serve with a French Army unit working with the British Army team flying the tactical  116 more words

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French Unit May Work With UK UAV Team in Afghanistan

Britain plans to send the Watchkeeper tactical UAV to Afghanistan this year, possibly with a French Army unit working with the British Army team flying the drone, a senior British officer said on April 3. 752 more words

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Elbit Systems Awarded Contract to Supply Brazil with Hermes™ 900 UAS: 2014 FIFA World Cup Games

HAIFA, Israel, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) (“Elbit Systems”) announced today that it was awarded a contract by the Brazilian Air Force (“FAB”) for the supply of a Hermes 900 Unmanned Aircraft System (“UAS”). 831 more words

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A Star Is Born: A Name Is Chosen For the "Hermes 900" UAV

The “Hermes 900″ UAV, manufactured by the Israeli company “Elbit Systems,” received its official Hebrew name in the IAF: “Kochav” (star in Hebrew). The “Kochav” UAV strengthens the UAV arm of the IAF and designed for HALE (High Altitude Long Endurance) reconnaissance missions… 123 more words

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Elbit Systems Awarded Contract to Supply Brazil with Hermes™ 900 UAS

HAIFA, Israel, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) (“Elbit Systems”) announced today that it was awarded a contract by the Brazilian Air Force (“FAB”) for the supply of a Hermes 900 Unmanned Aircraft System (“UAS”). 1,056 more words

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'Conflict tested' drones for surveillance of Brazilian World Cup matches

Brazil has bought four Hermes 450 drones for surveillance over stadiums of the FIFA World Cup football matches to commence in June, 2014.  Intended to prevent terrorism during the games, no good case has been made that the Brazilian games will be targets of terrorism. 286 more words

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