FORT WORTH, Texas, October 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
Elbit Systems of America's Merrimack, New Hampshire facility has been selected as a 2012 winner of the 3-Star Supplier Excellence Award by Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems. This prestigious honor was awarded to Elbit Systems of America for the strong commitment to customer service, maintaining high quality standards, and on-time delivery. "At Elbit Systems of America, our mission is to provide innovative solutions that protect and save the lives of our military men and women," stated Raanan Horowitz, President and CEO of Elbit Systems of America. "We understand our products play a vital role in our military's strategic missions and strive to produce high quality products with on-time delivery. Our ability to provide an advanced and reliable air data module allows us to support our military with the tools they need to be successful." Elbit Systems of America provides Raytheon SAS with the 20148 Air Data Module that is used on the Raytheon Miniature Air-Launched Decoy missile. With an 80-year history in air data products and a cutting edge engineering team, Elbit Systems of America meets the unique requirements of the customers' missions. The 20148 module has a proven record of stable and accurate performance despite the extreme temperature and vibration profiles typical in a missile. With a wide range of altitude and airspeeds, and a footprint of less than 3"x3", the 20148 provides significant capability with a small size and weight. Elbit Systems of America's advanced automation allows for on-time delivery. The 20148 processes and automated production environment provides consistent and verifiable builds. This allows the 20148 to hit the exceptional quality and delivery required for the 3-Star rating. Elbit Systems of America, LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd.
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