Israel and Poland are to join Italy in fielding the Elbit Systems Targo helmet-mounted display (HMD) system on their Alenia Aermacchi M-346 advanced jet trainer aircraft, IHS Jane’s was told in early April.

While Alenia had previously disclosed Italy’s plans to buy the Targo for its T-346A Master aircraft, a company spokesperson revealed that Israel and Poland have also now opted to use the system to reduce operational costs as part of a wider embedded training package.

“The embedded training is part of the basic system of the aircraft, so it goes to all customers – Singapore, Italy, Israel, and Poland. […]