Israeli Elbit Systems participated in Lockheed Martin suppliers’ conference held as part of its for F-21 jet Project pitch in India. “As a long term supplier of advanced avionics for Lockheed Martin, Elbit Systems is exploring ways to support Lockheed Martin’s efforts to maximize indigenous content on the F-21 for the Indian Air Force and on the S-76 for the Indian Navy Utility Helicopter,” an Elbit statement said.
Lockheed Martin has re-christened its F-16 offering for the Indian multi-role combat aircraft procurement as F-21. The aircraft is will be made in India as part of an Indian government requirement to build over 100 of the aircraft in India with the help of an Indian partner. Lockheed Martin has tied up with the Tata group. Read More