March 14, 2019: Amela Wilson has been hired as the Vice President and General Manager of the Surveillance Division at the Government and Defense division of FLIR Systems. Wilson is scheduled to be based in Washington, D.C., and he is charged with defining the division’s strategy and increase business, FLIR officials said on Wednesday, March 13, 2019. The division she is charged with overseeing focuses on the development of technology platforms that incorporate gyro-stabilized, multisensor thermal imaging, plus ground surveillance radar, laser and command and control systems. She previously developed strategies for a business portfolio and key military programs during her tenure at Elbit Systems’ U.S. subsidiary. Before that, Wilson was a sector Vice President at L3 Technologies‘ Aerospace business, where she managed platform and logistics sector programs.