Elbit Systems of Australia Pty Ltd. (ELSA) was established in 2010. Today it has several hundred employees operating in Australia, the majority of whom are Australians with appropriate national security level clearances. ELSA is headquartered in Canberra with offices and facilities in Melbourne and Brisbane and training staff located in Commonwealth facilities in Townsville, Brisbane and Darwin.
ELSA’s parent company is Elbit Systems Ltd. (Elbit Systems), listed on the NASDAQ as ESLT. Elbit Systems is a global high technology company with over 12,500 employees worldwide. In 2015 Elbit Systems had annual revenues of approximately US$ 3 billion and sales orders of over US$ 5.5 billion, Elbit Systems is the largest defence company in Israel and one of the top 30 companies worldwide in terms of defence revenues.
Elbit Systems is an international high technology company engaged in a wide range of defence, homeland security and commercial programs throughout the world. It includes Elbit Systems Ltd. and its subsidiaries and operates in the areas of aerospace, land and naval systems, command, control, communications, computers, intelligence surveillance and reconnaissance (“C4ISR”), unmanned aircraft systems, advanced electro-optics, electro-optic space systems, EW suites, signal intelligence systems, data links and communications systems, radios and cyber-based systems. Elbit Systems also focuses on the upgrading of existing platforms, developing new technologies for defence, homeland security and commercial applications and providing a range of support services, including training and simulation systems.