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Brazilian-Made Countermeasure System Integrated On EC725 helicopters

Brazilian-Made Countermeasure System Integrated On EC725 helicopters

Helibras has successfully completed flight testing of a chaff and flare countermeasures dispensing system for EC725 helicopters, completing a first-of-its-kind system integration project in Brazil and marking another key phase in Eurocopter’s contract to supply 50 of these Super Puma/Cougar […]


First Carrier Countermeasure Anti-Torpedo Launched

First Carrier Countermeasure Anti-Torpedo Launched

USS George H. W. Bush (CVN 77) conducted the first aircraft carrier-borne end-to-end at-sea test of the Surface Ship Torpedo Defense (SSTD) System, the Navy announced, June 6. The SSTD System combines the passive detection capability of the Torpedo Warning […]


New Technology for Northrop ASALTT IR Countermeasures

New Technology for Northrop ASALTT IR Countermeasures

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC) announced a new variant of the current All Semiconductor Airborne Laser Threat Terminator (ASALTT) product line that will house a high brightness and high power Quantum Cascade Laser (QCL) module. ASALTT is a family of infrared […]


South Korea Orders MASS naval countermeasure system

South Korea Orders MASS naval countermeasure system

The navy of the Republic of Korea is procuring Rheinmetall’s MASS, the Düsseldorf-based company’s state-of-the-art decoy system for frigates, corvettes, minesweepers and patrol boats, for installation on its new Landing Ship, Tank vessels (LST-II). The South Korean Defence Acquisition Programme […]


New Laser Threat Terminator Aims to Aid Army Missile Seeker Countermeasure Efforts

New Laser Threat Terminator Aims to Aid Army Missile Seeker Countermeasure Efforts

Northrop Grumman recently delivered its new All Semiconductor Airborne Laser Threat Terminator (ASALTT) to the U.S. Army’s Information and Intelligence Warfare Directorate (I2WD) Seeker Effects Laboratory at Aberdeen Proving Grounds in Maryland where it will be used to support the […]


Northrop Demonstrates Fifth Generation IRCM System

Northrop Demonstrates Fifth Generation IRCM System

Northrop Grumman has demonstrated the company’s fifth generation infrared countermeasures (IRCM) system specifically designed to protect military rotary-wing platforms. The demonstration proved the system’s capability to effectively receive commands from the missile warning system, slew a pointer/tracker to acquire a […]


Three Navies Order MASS Naval Countermeasure System

Three Navies Order MASS Naval Countermeasure System

To protect their fleets from missile attacks, the navies of Peru, Finland and Germany have all ordered MASS, Rheinmetall’s “Multi Ammunition Softkill System”, a state-of-the-art decoy system for protecting frigates, corvettes, minesweepers and patrol craft. In winning these three orders, […]


BAE Unveils Boldstroke Directable Infrared Countermeasures System

BAE Unveils Boldstroke Directable Infrared Countermeasures System

NASHUA, N.H.: BAE Systems today unveiled the Boldstroke directable infrared countermeasures suite, an integrated aircraft survivability system designed to protect aircraft from infrared-guided missiles and other evolving threats. The Boldstroke DIRCM will be publicly displayed for the first time during […]


Northrop Delivers 500th Directional Infrared Countermeasures System

Northrop Delivers 500th Directional Infrared Countermeasures System

ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill.: Northrop Grumman Corporation has announced the delivery of the 500th Directional Infrared Countermeasures (DIRCM) aircraft self-protection system to the U.S. Government. Representatives of the U.S. Navy and Air Force were on hand to commemorate the event, which […]


 
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