US Aircraft Manufacturer Orders Orbit’s Digital Audio Management Systems for its Next-Generation Fighter Jets

US Aircraft Manufacturer and Defense Contractor Orders Orbit’s Digital Audio Management Systems for its Next-Generation Fighter and Reconnaissance Jets

Orbit receives initial order worth approximately US$1 million for several units to be used for integration testing during 2018

Netanya, Israel, December 5, 2017 – Orbit Communications Systems Ltd. (TASE: ORBI), a leading provider of precision tracking-based communications solutions and airborne communications management systems, announced today that a leading US aircraft manufacturer and defense contractor ordered several digital audio management systems worth approximately US$1 million. Delivery of the initial systems, which will be used for integration testing, is expected in 2018.

“This is an extremely important deal for us,” explained Eitan Livneh, CEO of Orbit. “It is indicative of our strategy of allying ourselves with major players in the industry, meeting all their development requirements and paving the way towards repeat orders.”

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About Orbit’s Audio Management System (AMS)

Orbit’s digital AMS is powered by a patented Dual IP Ring topology delivering:

  • 3D Audio
  • Adaptive noise reduction
  • Voice-activated detection
  • Incremental scalability and flexibility to suit any size aircraft
  • Inherent redundancy
  • Reduced weight

About Orbit

Orbit Communications Systems Ltd. is wholly-focused on precision tracking-based communications – in the areas of satcom, telemetry and remote sensing – and provides an innovative solution for airborne audio management. With certification by defense, government and commercial agencies, we deliver tailor-made, turnkey solutions at sea, on land and in the air. Orbit’s unique combination of smart design, high reliability and field-tested experience means that if you can conceive it, we can provide it.

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