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E-7A-Wedgetail

Electronic Warfare for RAF Wedgetails

Leonardo plans to certify electronic warfare equipment for the Royal Air Force’s (RAF) new E-7 Wedgetail AEW.1 airborne early warning aircraft by 2022. Defensive...
Air-MALD-J

Silver Surfers

Raytheon’s ADM-160 MALD decoy and jammer is celebrating its silver jubilee. The US Navy is joining the party. It is 25 years since the US...
UAV-SIGINT

Hearing Aids

Unmanned aerial vehicles now have the flexibility and endurance to deliver SIGINT to Asian military operators. UAVs The idea of using unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVS) as...
NGC-HAMMR-System

Northrop Grumman successfully demonstrates HAMMR system

Demonstration is the first customer-validated sense on-the-move capability against an unmanned aerial vehicle. Northrop Grumman Corporation completed a successful government customer demonstration of the Highly...
Sea-SLQ-32

Transmission

What do seminal Mancunian post-punk doyens Joy Division and the US Navy’s Raytheon AN/SLQ-32 naval electronic warfare system have in common? They both debuted...
AIR-B21-Bomber

OK, Bomber!

When it enters service from circa 2030, the US Air Force’s Northrop Grumman B-21 Raider strategic bomber will likely be the most advanced aircraft...
Air-Typhoon-Eurofighter-Attack-Pod

Hitting Where it Hurts

The European Union has launched a project to develop an airborne electronic attack pod to equip combat aircraft as part of its PESCO initiative. Permanent...
Military-Technology-1

A Blessing and a Curse

As I write this column before the start of the biennial DSEI exhibition and conferences (10-13 September) at London’s ExCel Centre, the sheer volume...
Air-ALQ-231-(USMC)

Tiger Balm

The US Marine Corps expects to complete the roll-out of its AN/ALQ-231(V) Intrepid Tiger-II self-protection pods across its fixed-wing and rotary fleet by 2024. 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...

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