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Saudi Arabia Requests $2Bn Upgrade for AWACS

Saudi Arabia Requests $2Bn Upgrade for AWACS

The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Saudi Arabia for an AWACS modernization program and associated equipment, parts, training and logistical support for an estimated cost of $2.0 billion. The Defense Security Cooperation […]


Northrop Delivers Mode S Upgrade for the UK’s Sentry AWACS System

Northrop Delivers Mode S Upgrade for the UK’s Sentry AWACS System

Northrop Grumman has designed, developed, integrated and fielded a Mode S upgrade to the Identification Friend or Foe (IFF) interrogator for the Sentry E-3D Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) fleet based at Royal Air Force Waddington. The IFF interrogator […]


Turkey Formally Inducts First AEW&C Aircraft

Turkey Formally Inducts First AEW&C Aircraft

Attending a ceremony held at the 3rd Main Jet Base Command in the province of Konya to put into service the Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) aircraft as part of the project entitled ‘Peace Eagle’, President Gül underscored the […]


Boeing and Air France Industries Complete Major Modification of French AWACS Aircraft

Boeing and Air France Industries Complete Major Modification of French AWACS Aircraft

Boeing and Air France Industries KLM Engineering and Maintenance (AFI KLM E and M ) have successfully completed the Mid-Life Upgrade modification on the first of four E-3F Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) aircraft for the French Air Force. […]


Japan Plans Airborne Warning and Control System Upgrade

Japan Plans Airborne Warning and Control System Upgrade

The Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress today of a possible Foreign Military Sale to Japan of an E-767 Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) Mission Computing Upgrade (MCU) and associated equipment, parts, training and logistical support for an estimated […]


Upgrade to Self-Protection System Keeps AWACS Safe

Upgrade to Self-Protection System Keeps AWACS Safe

On a cool and cloudy morning, personnel from NAPMA, Force Command and the E-3A Component landed in Manching, Germany, for a ceremony in commemoration of the completion of the NATO E-3A Large Aircraft Infra-Red Counter Measures (LAIRCM) Retrofit Program. The […]


Saab Receives Additional Order for Upgrade of Erieye AEW&C Mission System in Brazil

Saab Receives Additional Order for Upgrade of Erieye AEW&C Mission System in Brazil

Defence and security company Saab has received an additional order from the Brazilian Air Force for the upgrade program of the Erieye AEW&C Mission System in Brazil. The total order amounts to MSEK 325. Through this upgrade Erieye’s operative capacity […]


Saab Signs Support Contract for Airborne Surveillance System

Saab Signs Support Contract for Airborne Surveillance System

Defence and security company Saab has today signed a support contract for airborne surveillance system. The contract amounts to MSEK 1,100 over 2013-2017. The contract concerns a comprehensive set of spares and support services for a previously delivered system, Saab […]


India to Develop Own AWACS Aircraft

India to Develop Own AWACS Aircraft

Three Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) aircraft are presently operational in the Indian Air Force (IAF). AWACS are meant as force multipliers for specific area cover and not for surveillance of the entire space of our country. All three […]


 
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