The Israel Ministry of Defense (MoD) has awarded a follow-on contract to Elbit Systems for the digital army programme (DAP).

Under the contract, the company will supply and support all hardware and software, including command and control stations, data processing and distribution systems.

DAP allows force coordination at all levels along with access to updated situational imagery and improved overall operational capabilities.

The advanced implementation process of phase I of the programme also enables survivability and accuracy as well as efficient utilisation of personnel and other resources.

The company has received $40m for the programme, which has a total value of $300m with additional orders expected to be received subsequently.