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Qatar Requests AN/FPS-132 Block 5 Early Warning Radar

Qatar Requests AN/FPS-132 Block 5 Early Warning Radar

The Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress today of a possible Foreign Military Sale to Qatar of one (1) A/N FPS -132 Block 5 Early Warning Radar (EWR) and associated equipment, parts, training and logistical support for an estimated cost […]


Lockheed Martin Completes Long-Range Surveillance Radar Demonstration

Lockheed Martin Completes Long-Range Surveillance Radar Demonstration

Lockheed Martin successfully operated its full-scale prototype long-range air surveillance radar during a recent capability demonstration to the U.S. Air Force. The Three-Dimensional Expeditionary Long-Range Radar (3DELRR) will serve as the principal Air Force long-range, ground-based sensor for detecting, identifying, […]


First Tranche 3 Typhoon Is On the Move

First Tranche 3 Typhoon Is On the Move

The first Tranche 3 Typhoon, BS116, has been transferred from final assembly to the paint shop facility where it spent two weeks getting a makeover – check out the video and learn more about the painting process. Next pit stop […]


Early hardware delivery enables deployment of crucial missile defense radar

Early hardware delivery enables deployment of crucial missile defense radar

The Missile Defense Agency will soon have available a deployment-ready AN/TPY-2 ballistic missile defense radar to help counter the more than 6,300 ballistic missiles outside of U.S., NATO, Russian and Chinese control. Raytheon has delivered a cooling equipment unit (CEU) […]


Raytheon Awarded Contract for F-15C AESA Radars

Raytheon Awarded Contract for F-15C AESA Radars

Boeing Company has awarded Raytheon Company a follow-on contract for the sixth production lot of APG-63(V)3 active electronically scanned array radars for United States Air Force and Air National Guard F-15C aircraft. “We have been a partner on the F-15 […]


Misawa fighter jets break new training barriers

Misawa fighter jets break new training barriers

An F-16 Fighting Falcon’s radar warning emits an eerie, distinct pattern as the jet soars over the Northern Pacific Ocean, moving closer and closer toward hostile territory. The warning tone means one thing — missiles are inbound. This can end […]


Northrop’s SABR Gives F-16 Pilots the Big Picture

Northrop’s SABR Gives F-16 Pilots the Big Picture

To a pilot, a radar is only as useful as the information it provides, and Northrop Grumman’s Big SAR (synthetic aperture radar) mapping for the Scalable Agile Beam Radar (SABR) delivers the largest, sharpest radar images ever available in an […]


Pentagon: Inaccurate to Say North Korea Has Nuclear-Armed Missiles

Pentagon: Inaccurate to Say North Korea Has Nuclear-Armed Missiles

The Pentagon late Thursday said North Korea does not have nuclear-armed missiles, playing down an intelligence report leaked earlier in the day which said Pyongyang had the capability to build atomic warheads that could be fitted on missiles. Pentagon spokesman […]


Guam heightens alert level after North Korea threats

Guam heightens alert level after North Korea threats

Guam has raised its official threat level and on Thursday tested its emergency alert system after warnings from North Korea identifying the island as a potential missile target. With a North Korean missile test expected at any time, authorities said […]


 
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