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Military Blocking Construction of Wind Power

Military Blocking Construction of Wind Power

Finnish Energy Industries (ET) says that the military is blocking plans to develop wind power. The Defence Forces say that studies need to be done on windmills’ effects on radar, but so far has not agreed to help fund research. […]


Corps of Engineers Builds Radar Stations on Black Sea Coast

Corps of Engineers Builds Radar Stations on Black Sea Coast

GONIO, Georgia: In January, the last of three U.S.-funded radar stations on the Black Sea coast of Georgia will open, marking the completion of a significant international assistance program aimed at helping a key U.S. ally protect its maritime borders, […]


Initial Delivery of Wedgetail Aircraft

Initial Delivery of Wedgetail Aircraft

The Defence Materiel Organisation (DMO) has today taken initial delivery of two Airborne Early Warning and Control (AEW&C) aircraft from Boeing. AEW&C Program Manager, Air Vice Marshal Chris Deeble said the aircraft – known as ‘Wedgetail’ – is critical to […]


South Korea Accepts the First Arthur WLR System

South Korea Accepts the First Arthur WLR System

The South Korean Ministry of Defence’s procurement agency has now accepted the first delivery of six ARTHUR Weapon Locating Radar systems from Saab. The ARTHUR systems delivered to the Republic of Korea Army in November will among other purposes be […]


New AN/TPQ-46B Radar Delivered to US Marines

New AN/TPQ-46B Radar Delivered to US Marines

FULLERTON, Ca: ThalesRaytheonSystems has delivered the first of 21 weapon locating radars to the U.S. Marine Corps to improve enemy fire detection and location. The lightweight, highly mobile and affordable AN/TPQ-46B radar is the U.S. Marine Corps’ version of the […]


Northrop Highlights Global Security Capabilities at the Dubai Airshow 2009

Northrop Highlights Global Security Capabilities at the Dubai Airshow 2009

LONDON: Northrop Grumman Corporation is participating in the Dubai Airshow 2009 where it will highlight its global security capabilities and programs, including its world leading expertise in airborne early warning and control systems, fire control radars and infrared countermeasures. The […]


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 […]


 
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