Elbit Systems is a world leader in defense electronics & electro-optical systems and products. Maintaining our position in this highly competitive market is accomplished by skillful investments in R&D, developing cutting edge technologies in specific niche areas accompanied by technological breakthroughs and achievements by our strategic business units. Gross R&D expenses are set high above industry standards at about 9% of annual revenues, a figure reflecting corporate commitment to innovation and technological breakthroughs.
Over 2,000 of our scientists, engineers and software developers worldwide are engaged in continuous development of newer, more sophisticated, reliable and cost-effective systems for internationally renowned customers. Elbit Systems encourages joint ventures and cooperation with industry partners, international research institutions and universities in a continuous search for future, cutting-edge technologies.