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Dr. Thomas Withington

Dr. Thomas Withington
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Editor, Defence commentator, journalist, military historian.
AIR-Leonardo-DASS

Deep Dive on the DASS

The EuroDASS consortium, responsible for the Praetorian Defensive Aids Subsystem (DASS) equipping the Eurofighter Typhoon has launched a study on the DASS’ modernisation. The 18-month...
Athanasios-Chouliaras

Best Supporting Actor

The electronic support mission performed by Airborne Early Warning (AEW) aircraft is often overlooked. AEW and tactical datalinks expert Athanasios Chouliaras shared his thoughts...
Shadow-R1

Work Shadowing

The Royal Air Force (RAF) is planning a fleet expansion, and major upgrade, of its Beechcraft Shadow-R1 ISR (Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance) aircraft. The Shadow-R1...
RQ-4A

Computer Says No

US Cyber Command may have used new capabilities to attack Iran’s Integrated Air Defence System, following the shoot down of a UAV in June....
David-Stupples

Talk Shop

The eagerly-awaited Association of Old Crows’ Electronic Warfare (EW) seminar held during this year’s Defence and Security Equipment International (DSEI) exhibition in London did...
PPA-Italian-Navy

Guerra Elettronica

The Italian Navy is modernising its electronic warfare capabilities with new electronic support and electronic attack systems. Elettronica has shared details with Armada Analysis regarding...
Chimera-Project

The Hardware Store

BAE Systems has received funding from DARPA to advance its CHIMERA machine-learning hardware offering potential benefits to electronic warfare practitioners. In July the company was...
UH-60-US-DOD

Mitigating the Missiles

BAE Systems expects to complete development of its Limited Interim Missile Warning System by the third quarter of 2019. Back in April the company was...
AMPS-MV-Bird-Aerosystems

MACS Factor

Bird Aerosystems will install its MACS (Missile Approach Confirmation Sensor) on United Nations’ Mil Mi-8MTV1 medium-lift utility helicopters, the company announced via a press...
CERES-CNES

French Flare for Space SIGINT

French Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) capabilities will take an important step forward with the expected launch of the first CERES (Capacité de REnseignement Electromagnétique Spatial/Space...

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