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The Brazilian market – technology transfer is key

The Israeli defence and aerospace industries’ expectations for the Brazilian market are very high. The recent LAAD Defence and Security exhibition in Rio de Janeiro gave the heads of Israeli companies the opportunity to see how the seeds they planted in Brazil have developed – and a chance to put in new ones. In a […]

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Israeli aerial sensors to oversee Brazil’s maritime resources

There are many reasons behind the recent co-operation agreements between Brazilian and Israeli companies, but one stands out very clearly: Brazil wants to use Israeli-developed defence systems to achieve two particular goals. Firstly, Brazil hopes to improve the capabilities of its local companies, but secondly, and even more importantly, it plans to use these combat-proven […]

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Elbit Systems further penetrates Brazilian market

Elbit Systems is penetrating deeper into the Brazilin market and its most recent move is connected with the huge space potential in this huge country. A few days ago, AEL Sistemas, Brazilian subsidiary of Elbit, exhibited a model for the first Brazilian microsatellite for military applications, the MMM-1. Its launch is projected for December 2015. […]

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Brazil – a big, elusive market with potential for Israel

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) is moving ahead with its plan to increase the company’s presence in the Brazilian market. IAI’s current presence is generating interest in the local aerospace industry. In recent weeks Embraer initiated a preliminary evaluation of a co-operation programme with IAI. An industry source confirmed that such an evaluation “is on the table”, […]

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Competition hotting up for share of Brazilian market

In the relatively long history of the Israeli defence and aerospace industries, there has always been one leading export market considered as having the highest potential. It was South Africa; Iran, during the days of the Shah; and then Turkey. In recent years, India has been the one with proven performance. But all the signs […]

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Protecting offshore natural resources – local and international business

The Israeli aerospace and defence industries have identified a growing market – protecting a country’s offshore gas and oil fields.Elbit Systems has established special facilities for the development of systems to defend such natural resources from terror attacks.Flight visited the laboratory built at the company’s Haifa base.The lab is equipped with computers and large screens […]

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