Elbit Systems UK Ltd is a Defence, Technology and Aerospace company with three wholly owned subsidiaries and two joint ventures in the UK. Across the country on our thirteen sites we employ over 600 people engaged in a range of high tech and specialist manufacturing activities, with a similar number of jobs sustained directly in our UK supply chain. We work on a range of different technologies for both military and civilian applications.
Elbit Systems UK has successfully delivered on multiple projects in the UK both independently and in partnership with other British Companies. We have two joint ventures, we are delivering the Watchkeeper UAV programme for the British Army, and we supply and support a fleet of 42 aircraft for the UK MOD Military Flying Training School. Elbit Systems UK was also recently selected by the UK MOD to provide the MORPHEUS Battlefield Management Application for the British Army.
Elbit Systems UK is an established supplier to the UK Armed Forces, participating in several major Defence programmes such as Selborne, Dreadnought Crew Training, Morpheus and MEWSIC Increment 1, and delivering the Dismounted Joint Fires Integrator and Joint Fires Synthetic Trainer.
As Elbit Systems UK builds on its existing presence we will continue to offer world leading technology developed in our parent company divisions to the Army, Navy and Air Force delivered locally through our UK subsidiaries addressing requirements for UK sovereignty and freedom of action.
Elbit Systems UK is a subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT), international high technology company with a presence in dozens of countries. Elbit Systems develops and supplies a range of airborne, land and naval systems and services for Defence, homeland security and commercial applications worldwide.