Raanan Horowitz, CEO of Elbit Systems of America, has said he believes the U.S. needs to strike a balance between the need to ensure national security and advance foreign investment and that the country’s industrial base policy could help support such a balance.
The Aerospace Industries Association has called on House and Senate leaders to finalize the appropriations bill for fiscal year 2018 as well as repeal or increase the budget caps in order to avert a possible sequestration. AIA and other defense and aerospace industry executives wrote in the Dec. 1 letter …Read More »
The U.S. Border Patrol has confirmed the Integrated Fixed Tower program for further deployment as part of efforts to address operational requirements and protect the U.S. border. Border Patrol announced the certification of the IFTs in a memo sent to the Congress’ appropriations committee and lead acquisition officer on March 1, …Read More »
The Department of Homeland Security has restored the operations of a border monitoring system in southern Arizona built by Elbit Systems of America, Nextgov reported Tuesday. Aliya Sternstein writes local border patrol personnel have started to use the virtual wall to track human trafficking and drug smuggling activities after a two-week evaluation …Read More »