Elbit enhances situational awareness for F-16 pilots

Elbit Systems of America, LLC has highlighted new technologies in helmet mounted display (HMD) systems, HUDS and support solutions for the F-16 aircraft, the company said.

Elbit Systems of America integrates various advanced systems into the F-16 and through its RCEVS joint venture with Rockwell Collins is a provider of joint helmet mounted cueing systems (JHMCS) and HMDs.

The HMD solutions provide accurate cueing of targeting systems and tactical information wherever pilots look, versus the field of view limitations of a traditional HUD. The company said this technology is part of what keeps the F-16 relevant on today´s battlefield.

Elbit Systems of America, LLC, a wholly owned division of Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT) (TASE: ESLT), is a global electronics company that provides products, system solutions and support services focusing on the commercial aviation, defense, homeland security, cyber security and medical instrumentation markets.