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Dr. Thomas Withington

Dr. Thomas Withington
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Editor, Defence commentator, journalist, military historian.
IOD-3-Amber

Sigs In Space!

Once upon a time, only a handful of nations were capable of building and launching expensive spacecraft for SIGINT gathering. Look at a list...
KR-BOC-NG-KR-BOC

Counting on Countermeasures

Lacroix took advantage of this year’s MADEX International Maritime Defence Industry exhibition, being held in Busan in the south of the Republic of Korea,...
Anka-UAV-Office-of-the-Turkish-Presidency

EW Systems Support Turkish Syria Offensive

The Turkish government has confirmed that its armed forces are using electronic warfare systems to support military operations in north-eastern Syria. Professor Fahrettin Altun, the...
F-35

Lightning Reflexes

Enhancements to the F-35’s electronic warfare systems will focus on software, firmware and hardware should be completed by 2024. The contract won in August by...
EWPMT-US-Army

Cool Tools

Raytheon has told Armada Analysis that it is working on the so-called Capability Drop-3 (CD3) incarnation of the US Army’s Electronic Warfare Planning and...
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...

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