The Israeli and Netherlands’ defense ministries announced they’d signed their first government to government defense exports agreement, valued at $305 million to give the Netherlands with Elbit’s PULS Rocket Artillery Methods (Precise & Universal Launching Plan.)
This five-twelve months deal comes in the 2d-twelve months of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and as increasingly more EU international locations are having a be taught about to Israel to raise their defense capabilities in the shadow of doable future threats from Moscow.
Germany and a huge selection of international locations moreover indicate passion
Germany is moreover on the boulevard to shopping a sequence of newest defense systems from Israel, and a huge selection of international locations are in a diversity of negotiations as successfully.
Defense Minister Yoav Daring said, “tThe Israeli defense establishment continues to be a source of nationwide pride and international success for the Relate of Israel. The defense choices developed by Israeli defense industries enable us to toughen our ties with international locations around the enviornment as successfully as improving Israel’s world space.”
The deal became signed by Defense Ministry Director-Total Maj.-Gen. (res.) Eyal Zamir, by Director of SIBAT Brig. Gen. (res.) Yair Kulas and by his Dutch counterpart, Commander of the Royal Netherlands Arm, Lt.-Gen. M.H. (Martin) Wijnen MMAS.
Under the contract, Elbit Methods will present 20 PULS artillery rocket systems integrated on the COMMIT (beforehand DMO) selected truck platform, as successfully as rockets and missiles of diverse ranges and coaching and toughen products and companies, said a ministry assertion.
Extra, the ministry said that PULS “gives a entire, rate efficient resolution, supporting the firing of every free-flying rockets and precision-guided rockets and missiles starting from distances of 12 km. as much as 300 km. The PULS launcher is an fully adaptable launching design and must unexcited even be mounted on a tall differ of wheeled and tracked platforms, offering a well-known reduction in repairs and coaching costs for legacy fleets.”
Bezhalel (Butzi) Machlis, president and CEO of Elbit Methods said, “The acquisition of Elbit Methods’ PULS resolution will toughen the Royal Netherland Navy’s ability to give efficient oblique fire toughen. This can moreover present interoperability with NATO clients that bear received these systems. This contract extra validates Elbit Methods’ lowering edge militia technologies and our staunch partnerships with NATO international locations all over Europe.”