Elbit Delivered ISTAR Trainers and Armored Driving Trainers to IMOD
27 November, 2012
Since receiving the current order for ADTs from the IMOD, Elbit Systems has received additional ADT orders from international customers
Elbit Systems Ltd. announced the delivery of two ISTAR (Intelligence, Surveillance, Target Acquisition and Reconnaissance) Trainers to the Israel Ministry of Defense (IMOD) for the training of surveillance & observation activities on Israel’s borders. Elbit will also supply Armored Driving Trainers (ADTs) for combat vehicle training, during the first quarter of 2013.
ISTAR is a combat support and field intelligence trainer, whith full simulation capability of real-life battlefield situations for Forward Observers (“FOs”) and sensor operators. The ISTAR Trainer allows FOs to practice joint strike and reconnaissance missions. Interoperable with C4I and communication systems, the scenarios include fire planning, ranging and field operation as well as target detection, recognition, identification, acquisition and engagement in diverse environmental conditions. It includes day and night sensors and is already in use.
The Armored Driving Trainer (ADT) is mounted on a 6 DOF (Degree Of Freedom) moving platform specifically designed to provide drivers of combat vehicles with a highly realistic driving experience. Since receiving the current order for ADTs from the IMOD, Elbit Systems has received additional ADT orders from international customers.