17-Jul-2010 Source: Elbit Systems
Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT) will launch CockpitNGâ„¢ the next generation cockpit for fighter aircraft, helicopters, trainers and airlifters at the Farnborough International Airshow 2010 (Hall 1, booth C14) from July 19-25.
Elbit Systems CockpitNGâ„¢ is based on a smart central large area display (LAD) which includes all avionic components in one suite.Â The display is fully integrated with the helmet mounted and head-Up displays.Â All of the systems’ components were developed in a Multi-touch-Screen” technology in order to allow the pilot to operate the aircraft in the most smooth and customizable manner. This new modular solution enhances mission excellence and reduced aircrew workload and can be tailored to multiple platforms offering full multi-mission support for attack, emergency services, training and air support.
The modular and flexible high-resolution displays are all video-capable and feature extended day and night field-of-view (FOV).
To ensure timely and accurate presentation of mission data, Elbit Systems CockpitNGâ„¢ includes a full suite of next generation avionics applications, simultaneously supporting WindowsÂ® based and real-time applications. Advanced data and sensor fusion, a smart electronic flight bag and a 3D vector map including embedded video and highway-in-the-sky (HITS) representation are fully integrated into the solution. Embedded Virtual Avionics (EVA) with full support for virtual radar, EW and targeting pod further extend the solution to provide a cost-effective, virtual advanced fighter for training purposes.
About Elbit Systems
Elbit Systems Ltd. is an international defense electronics company engaged in a wide range of programs throughout the world. The Company, which includes Elbit Systems and its subsidiaries, operates in the areas of aerospace, land and naval systems, command, control, communications, computers, intelligence surveillance and reconnaissance (“C4ISR”), unmanned aircraft systems (“UAS”), advanced electro-optics, electro-optic space systems, EW suites, airborne warning systems, ELINT systems, data links and military communications systems and radios. The Company also focuses on the upgrading of existing military platforms, developing new technologies for defense, homeland security and commercial aviation applications and providing a range of support services.
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