Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd., Military Aircraft Group
With decades of combat-proven experience and extensive technological capabilities, IAI's Military Aircraft Group has earned its reputation for excellence within the international defense community. Combining state-of-the-art technological know-how with the hands-on field experience of many of its employees, the Group offers an impressive array of products and services related to the maintenance, upgrade and manufacture of a wide variety of combat aircraft, unmanned air vehicle systems (UAVs) and helicopters. Capabilities also incorporate complete upgrades, modifications and enhancements for structures, systems, radars, weapon systems and more.
The Military Aircraft Group is a global leader in the upgrading of military aircraft and helicopters, and in modernization, including the westernization of eastern platforms. Its "2000" modernization program is designed to extend the capacities of the Kfir, Mirage, T-38, F-16, MIG-21, F-4 and F-5 aircraft, as well as CH-53, MI-35 and KA-52 helicopters well into the 21st century.
Customers of the Group are mainly government and defense organizations. Among them are the Israel Ministry of Defense, the United States Department of Defense, European governments, South East Asian governments and major aerospace companies in the United States. The Military Aircraft Group is the major overhaul and maintenance house for the Israeli Air Force (IAF), servicing its fighter aircraft, helicopters and UAVs.