Lockheed Inches Closer to Developing Army’s Cyber/Jamming Pod

April 30, 2020 @ 09:04 AM

The US Army has moved Lockheed Martins pod which will aid in sensing electronic spectrum while providing jamming capabilities, to build and evaluation phase. The Consortium Management Group (CMG)/ Consortium for Command, Control and Communications in Cyberspace (C5)

Raytheon Wins Defense Logistics Agency’s Radome Deal

April 30, 2020 @ 05:33 AM

The US Defense Logistics Agency has awarded Raytheon $13.7 million to provide radomes to protect the Armys radars

Saab Delivers First GlobalEye Surveillance Aircraft to UAE

April 29, 2020 @ 02:20 PM

Saab delivered the first GlobalEye Swing Role Surveillance System aircraft to the United Arab Emirates on 29 April 2020. The United Arab Emirates has ordered three GlobalEye aircraft, with the initial contract signed in late 2015

Saab Completes Trials of New AESA Radar

April 28, 2020 @ 07:23 AM

Saab on Tuesday announced the completion of first air trials with its new X-band Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) radar equipped on a Gripen D jet. The radar will be offered as a new addition to Saabs PS-05/A radar family

Israeli Elbit to Supply $103M EW Kits For Asian Country’s Helicopters

April 26, 2020 @ 10:29 AM

Elbit Systems announced today that it was awarded a $103 million contract to supply comprehensive Electronic Warfare (EW) suites for an Air Force of an Asian country. Elbit Systems will fit the customers helicopters with complete EW suites, including countermeasure systems

Israeli ELTA to Partner Singapore DSTA in Cybercrimes Detection

April 23, 2020 @ 02:51 PM

Israel Aerospace ELTA's Custodio Technologies will collaborate with Singapore's Defense Science and Technology Agency (DSTA) to develop technology to detect cybercrimes. "Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd

DARPA asks BAE to Develop Machine Learning-powered Global Awareness Service

April 23, 2020 @ 07:11 AM

The US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has asked BAE Systems to develop machine learning analytics services as part of its Geospatial Cloud Analytics (GCA) programme. “BAE Systems aims to develop machine learning analytics as a service – a first-of-its-kind, cloud-based model for the government – that can leverage commercial and open source data to deliver constant worldwide situational awareness for a diverse range of challenges

Iran's Army unveils 2 Phased Array Radars to Detect Stealth Aircraft, Missiles

April 20, 2020 @ 04:58 AM

Irans Army has unveiled two new locally-made radars based on AESA technology which it claims can detect low-observable aircraft, drones besides ballistic and cruise missiles. The radars, named Khalij-e Fars (Persian Gulf) and Moraqeb (Watchful), were unveiled in a ceremony on Sunday in the presence of Chief Commander of Iran's Army Major General Abdolrahim Mousavi, Fars News Agency reported

Elbit Systems to Supply Command and Control Systems for Swiss Armed Forces

April 18, 2020 @ 09:43 AM

The Swiss Federal Office for Defense Procurement (Armasuisse) has contracted Elbit Systems to supply Command and Control (C2) systems for the Tactical Reconnaissance System (TASYS) of the Swiss Armed Forces. The value of the contract is $15 million

Russian Forces Incapacitate Drones, Intercept Radio Using Local Electronic Warfare Systems

April 16, 2020 @ 08:16 AM

The Russian Forces have managed to incapacitate combat drones and intercept radio networks using their latest Electronic Warfare (EW systems) during an exercise held recently. “EW units of the Eastern Military District worked out the suppression of radio networks and unmanned aerial vehicles of a conditional enemy using the latest radio interference stations Borisoglebsk-2, Rtut-BM, Lorandit and other special equipment,” the defense ministry said in a

How Turkey Won the Electronic Warfare Battle Against Syria in Idlib

April 2, 2020 @ 10:09 AM

Turkeys success against Syrian regime armor during its ‘Operation Spring Shield in February can be attributed to the effective use of electronic warfare (EW) and the deployment of lightly-armed drones that crippled tanks, armored cars and air defence systems. “We can say that the Spring Shield was a battle between ASELSAN-produced KORAL and the Russian REDET EW systems besides counter EW elements located in Hmeymin Air Base and Idlib,” Hakan Kılıç, a military aviation and defense industry researcher and author, was quoted as saying by Ankara based

Manila Halts Air Defense Radar Deal with Mitsubishi Over COVID-19

March 27, 2020 @ 04:39 AM

The Philippine Air Force will have to wait a little longer for its air defense radar deal with Mitsubishi Electric to fructify as the deadly COVID-19 virus continues to spread. Manila was to sign a contract valued ¥10 billion ($90 million) for the radars by May