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US C-130J Aircraft to Get Electronic Warfare Capabilities

July 29, 2020 @ 04:42 PM

Northrop Grumman has been selected to provide the prime mission equipment for the Sierra Nevada Corporation-led AC/MC-130J Radio Frequency Countermeasure (RFCM) program. On July 1, Sierra Nevada was awarded $700 million to supply RFCM systems to be integrated onto AC/MC-130J aircraft operated by the U

Leonardo's M-346FA Combat Aircraft Selects RAFAEL Electro-Optical Pods

May 6, 2020 @ 12:00 PM

Israeli RAFAEL will supply Litening-5 and RecceLite systems to equip Leonardo's M-346FA light combat aircraft. This is the first integration of 5th generation EO pods to Leonardo's M-346FA platform

Leonardo to Supply Mode 5 IFF Sets to Japanese Land Forces

May 4, 2020 @ 05:16 PM

Leonardo has signed a contract with the Japan Radio Company to provide Mode 5-capable Identification Friend/Foe (IFF) equipment for four platforms operated by the Japan Ground Self Defence Forces (JGSDF). Leonardo will provide its IFF Mode 5 M426 LPI Interrogator and SIT2010 Crypto Applique products, ensuring that the JGSDF are ready...

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)

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

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

Raytheon Developing Next Gen Jammer for EA-18G Growler Aircraft

January 29, 2020 @ 08:35 AM

Raytheon was awarded a $403M System Demonstration Test Articles (SDTA) contract with the U.S

US Navy’s EA-18G Electronic Warfare Aircraft to get Self-power Generating Jammer Pod...

October 29, 2019 @ 07:46 AM

Raytheon completed the first power generation flight test of the Next Generation Jammer Mid-Band (NGJ-MB) which will create its own electricity to jam enemy radars The U.S

Hughes Demonstrates Modem Interface Tech for US SATCOM Systems

December 18, 2018 @ 09:58 AM

Hughes Network Systems LLC announced the demonstration of advanced hardware technology that facilitates interoperability between different SATCOM systems and services. The terminal solution features a software agent with an autonomous selection of modem, satellite and service provider

Horizon Technologies shows Small-UAV Mounted Signal Intelligence Module

November 27, 2018 @ 01:06 PM

UK-based Horizon Technologies released the first images of its Xtender technology Signal Intelligence (SIGINT) module mounted on a small rotary-wing UAV. UAV testing is being conducted in order to address customer requirements for small UAV-based Sat phone SIGINT (Thuraya, ISatPhone Pro and Iridium networks)

Raytheon Wins $600 million US Contract from National Geospatial Intelligence Agency

November 8, 2018 @ 02:24 PM

Raytheon has been awarded two contracts worth US$600 million from the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency to develop data automation, analytics and artificial intelligence capabilities for the NGA Janus program. The contracts go toward the Elevation Content and Precise Imagery programs, which are part of NGA's Janus initiative to give greater interchangeability between agency partners with access to NGA data and imagery

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