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Raytheon Eyes International Contract Award for its F-16 AESA Radar

Raytheon Eyes International Contract Award for its F-16 AESA Radar

EL SEGUNDO, Ca: Raytheon Company moved closer to its first international sale of RACR (Raytheon Advanced Combat Radar) following approval for the company to move forward with technical discussions with at least two potential customers. Both countries are looking to […]


ECR-90 Captor Radar Rides on Eurofighter Typhoon’s Success

ECR-90 Captor Radar Rides on Eurofighter Typhoon’s Success

NEWTOWN, Conn: The Eurofighter Typhoon’s success is proving a boon for the aircraft’s ECR-90 Captor radar system. (ECR = European Collaborative Radar.) The Euroradar consortium consists of EADS Defence Electronics of Germany, INDRA of Spain, and SELEX Galileo divisions in […]


Radar Still a Lucrative Market, Despite Economic Woes

Radar Still a Lucrative Market, Despite Economic Woes

NEWTOWN, Conn: Forecast International projects that the worldwide radar market will be worth $52 billion over the 2009-2018 timeframe. Its recently published analysis “The Market for Radar Systems” further projects that more than 15,000 individual radar units will be produced […]


USAF Officials Launch Digital Airport Surveillance Radar

USAF Officials Launch Digital Airport Surveillance Radar

ELLSWORTH AIR FORCE BASE: Ellsworth Air Force Base officials recently completed the installation of a digital airport surveillance radar system to be used with the Dakota Air Traffic Control Facility here. This modern, digital radar replaces traditional airport-surveillance radar used […]


Advanced Radar Improves Iraqi Air Surveillance

Advanced Radar Improves Iraqi Air Surveillance

KIRKUK REGIONAL AIR BASE, Iraq: The Iraqi air force significantly enhanced its air defense capabilities recently with the arrival of a digital air surveillance radar system. The DASR system, which includes the radar and the radar control facility, allows Iraqi […]


Production Begins on New Radar for B-2 Bomber

Production Begins on New Radar for B-2 Bomber

PALMDALE, Calif: The nation’s fleet of B-2 stealth bombers will all receive a new Northrop Grumman Corporation-developed radar system following the U.S. Air Force’s decision to authorize full-rate production of the units by the company’s Radar Modernization Program (RMP). The […]


Unmanned Helicopter Flies with Foliage-Penetrating Radar

Unmanned Helicopter Flies with Foliage-Penetrating Radar

IRVINE, Ca: The Boeing A160T Hummingbird unmanned helicopter successfully completed 20 test flights from Aug. 31 to Oct. 8 with the Foliage Penetration Reconnaissance, Surveillance, Tracking and Engagement Radar (FORESTER). The tests, conducted at Fort Stewart, Ga., validated the radar-carrying […]


Longbow Fire Control Radar Block III Passes Testing Milestone

Longbow Fire Control Radar Block III Passes Testing Milestone

BALTIMORE: The new LONGBOW Fire Control Radar Block III system hardware and operational software successfully completed the first half of initial flight tests on an AH-64D Apache attack helicopter. The U.S. Army conducted the tests at the Yuma Proving Grounds […]


LM to Provide Iraq Air Command and Control System

LM to Provide Iraq Air Command and Control System

EAGAN, Minn: The U.S. Air Force awarded Lockheed Martin $28.1 million contract to provide the first phase of an integrated technology network designed to increase the Iraqi Air Force’s situational awareness in both military and civilian airspace. Under the competitive […]


 
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