The Ministry of defence of Israel announced its intention to purchase from Israeli defense companies in the weapons and defense system to protect the exclusive economic waters of the country in the amount of 1.5 billion shekels.
Among other things, will be purchased anti-missile systems, electronic warfare, navigation, communications, command and control, etc.
Orders are planned to be placed before the end of 2017 with a view to their implementation by 2019, when Israel will arrive, being built in Germany specifically for this purpose corvettes «Saar-6».
As reported by portal Israel Defense, the first two tenders have already been held. The company «Astronautics» from Petah-Tikva received the order for the creation of navigation systems and the concern «Rafael» – an order for the creation of communication systems, vnutritorakalnah and external.