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Elbit Systems of America gets customs border protection contract

10 March 2014

Elbit Systems of America, LLC, said it has won a USD145m firm fixed price contract by the United States Department of Homeland Security Customs and Border Protection to supply its Peregrine border security system for the CBP´s integrated fixed tower project.

The initial phase, which covers a portion of the total contract amount, will deploy the Peregrine system in the Nogales, Arizona area. The contract contains options for deployments at other locations across the Arizona border and support services. If all options are exercised, the contract would be performed over a nearly nine-year period.

Elbit Systems of America is a provider of high performance products and system solutions focusing on the commercial aviation, defense, homeland security, and medical instrumentation markets. Its website is at

Elbit Systems is an international defense electronics company engaged in a wide range of programs throughout the world. Its website is at


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