Monday, September 24, 2012
Elbit Systems to Establish MTC for Latin American Air Force
Elbit Systems will establish a Mission Training Center (MTC) for fighter aircraft pilots of the Latin American air force, under an $18.5 million contract awarded this week.
Elbit said its MTC, which is expects to complete in 2014, will allow operational training for Latin American air force pilots in mission scenarios featuring the relevant threat environment of varying war zones.
"We are proud of the customer's decision to select our breakthrough solution, marking a significant milestone in our mission training activities," said Yoran Shmuley, co-general manager of Elbit Systems.