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Elbit Systems announces F-5 upgrade for Asia Pacific customer

31 August 2017

Israel’s Elbit System announced on 29 August that it was awarded a contract worth approximately USD93 million from an undisclosed Asia-Pacific country to upgrade its F-5 light fighter fleet, with work expected to be completed by 2020.

According to the company’s statement, it will supply the country’s F-5 aircraft with a range of enhancements, including a modernised cockpit, radars, weapon delivery and navigation systems, as well as DASH IV helmet-mounted sights.

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