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Kalashnikov Owned Firm Demos Electronic Warfare Device for Drones

October 26, 2018 @ 08:22 AM

Zala Aero, a Kalashnikov Group subsidiary, has demonstrated a satellite navigation signal suppression for for drones at the Interpolytex-2018 security exhibition in Moscow. "The compact module is placed under an unmanned aerial vehicles wing and suppresses signals of satellite navigation systems within a radius of up to 5km, and also blocks...

Leonardo, Thales Demo Anti-MANPAD Warning and Protection System

October 9, 2018 @ 03:12 PM

Leonardo and Thales today demonstrated their missile warning and protection system as part of the SALT (Surface-to-Air Launch Trial) hosted by the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) in Sweden in which both companies invested in the integration of the system. The latest-generation protective system consisted of a Leonardo Miysis Directed Infra-Red...

China’s ‘Quantum’ Radar Can Detect Stealth Targets

September 25, 2018 @ 07:01 AM

A Chinese research institute has announced the development of a ‘quantum radar, which might eventually be able to detect stealth aircraft from great distances. Developed by the Nanjing Research Institute of Electronics Technology in Jiangsu province, the radar is able to detect and track targets more than 100 kilometers away,...

Huge Setback to Russia's Electronic Intelligence Ability in Syria Following Il-20M Downing...

September 20, 2018 @ 11:16 AM

Russia's ability to eavesdrop on terrorists' and rival forces' communications in the Syrian battlefield may have suffered a monumental setback following the accidental shooting down of the Ilyushin Il-20M Electronic Intelligence (ELINT) aircraft. The ELINT aircraft was supposedly only one of its kind deployed in Syria and possibly one of 10...

US Army Fields New Electronic Warfare Vehicle

September 12, 2018 @ 07:59 AM

The US Army fielded a new electronic warfare tactical vehicle recently giving it the ability to sense and jam enemy communications and networks from an operationally relevant range at the brigade combat team level. “This effort will allow the ability for EW soldiers to influence future vehicle improvements and grow their...

Czech MoD Defers Israeli Radar Deal Over NATO Incompatibility?

March 19, 2018 @ 01:16 PM

The Czech Republic Ministry of Defence is understood to have defered a deal to buy Eight ELM-2084 multi-mission radar systems worth Euro 175 million over concerns that the radar would be incompatible with its NATO-compliant systems. The Czech MoD is said to have issued instructions to its procurement agency to defer the deal out of concern that the Israeli radar systems cannot be connected to other systems used by NATO forces

Northrop Grumman to Commence Production of Counter-Radio controlled IED Systems

December 14, 2017 @ 02:58 AM

Northrop Grumman is being awarded a $23,160,822 contract modification for Joint Counter-Radio-Controlled Improvised Explosive Device (IED) Electronic Warfare (CREW) Increment One Block One systems full-rate production. The contract is in support of the US Forces Expeditionary Warfare Program Office

Leonardo Tests Missile-Countermeasure BriteCloud Decoy System on F-16 Fighter Jet

June 6, 2017 @ 08:51 PM

Leonardo has launched the new version of its BriteCloud decoy for fast jets, called BriteCloud 218, following trials with Danish F-16 fighter aircraft. BriteCloud is a compact radio-frequency device that is launched by a fast-jet pilot when facing attack from radar-guided missiles

China Unveils New Reforms To Restructure Military

January 2, 2016 @ 07:38 AM

China has launched a major military restructuring process, as part of a major overhaul of the armed forces announced by President Xi Jinping in November, state media said on Friday. At a ceremony on Thursday, Xi inaugurated a new general command unit for the army, a missile force and a strategic support force for People's Liberation Army (PLA), state news agency Xinhua said

BAE Systems' Electronic Warfare System For USAF Boeing F-15

December 2, 2015 @ 08:02 AM

BAE Systems has been selected by prime contractor Boeing to provide Electronic Warfare (EW) system for the U.S

Northrop Grumman Bags $100 million Contract To Process Classified Messaging Traffic

November 17, 2015 @ 07:25 AM

The US Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) has awarded Northrop Grumman a $100 million contract for a secure encryption program to process classified messaging traffic. “Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation has been awarded a maximum $99,900,00 contract for Programmable Inline Encryption Devices (PIEDs) to process classified messaging traffic via the Joint Battle Command-Platform (JBC-P) program,” the Defense Department said yesterday

Russian ‘Khibiny’ Electronic Warfare System Offered for Export

August 15, 2015 @ 11:13 AM

KRET, a division of Russias Rostec is offering an export version of Khibiny, its latest Electronic Warfare system that protects aircraft against guided missiles. Fighter jets equipped with Khibiny are invisible to the enemy, as the system creates a radio-electronic protective field around the aircraft, causing guided missiles to lose their target

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