The ‘Sabrah’ 105/120mm light-tank turret will be presented for the first time, onboard the ASCOD AFV
HAIFA, Israel , June 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Elbit Systems’ ‘Sabrah’ light-tank turret will make its public debut during Eurosatory 2022. The 105/120mm Manned /Unmanned turret will be presented integrated onboard the ASCOD Armored Fighting Vehicle (Hall 6, D567).
The ‘Sabrah’ Light Tank turret is the latest generation of two-man/optionally unmanned turret. It features an automatic loader, the COAPS gunner sight, panoramic day and night self-stabilized sights, fire control system, the Iron Vision Head Mounted Display, the Iron Fist Active Protection System, and he TORCH-X Command and Control system. The “Sabrah” light-tank solution provides a unique combination of powerful fire capability, improved situational awareness, enhanced protection and high maneuverability.
In addition, two MT30 Manned 30mm turrets will be displayed. One integrated onboard the Redback Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV) as part of the Hanwha Defense presentation (Hall 6, B567), and a second onboard an ASCOD IFV in the booth of General Dynamics European Land Systems (Hall 5A, E851). The 30mm turrets to be showcased onboard both the Redback and ASCOD IFVs integrate the latest in sensors, fire control, weapons and active protection systems including the Iron-Fist Active Protection System, the Iron Vision see-through helmet-mounted display technology, the COAPS panoramic day and night sight and the SPIKE LR2 missiles capability.
Elbit Systems’ turret solutions and turret technologies are integrated onboard a range of armored vehicles across the globe with manufacturing and support facilities in three countries.
Yehuda (Udi) Vered, General Manager of Elbit Systems Land, commented: “This impressive display of turret solutions attests to the leading position we hold in this area and to the depth of our cooperation with platform manufacturers. Our turret solutions have been proving their mission effectiveness time and again. I am proud of our capacity to manufacture locally and of our track record of know-how sharing.”
About Elbit Systems
Elbit Systems Ltd. is an international high technology company engaged in a wide range of defense, homeland security and commercial programs throughout the world. The Company, which includes Elbit Systems and its subsidiaries, operates in the areas of aerospace, land and naval systems, command, control, communications, computers, intelligence surveillance and reconnaissance (“C4ISR”), unmanned aircraft systems, advanced electro-optics, electro-optic space systems, EW suites, signal intelligence systems, data links and communications systems, radios, cyber-based systems and munitions. The Company also focuses on the upgrading of existing platforms, developing new technologies for defense, homeland security and commercial applications and providing a range of support services, including training and simulation systems.
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