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Italy Selects Shadow 200 Tactical Unmanned Aircraft System

Italy Selects Shadow 200 Tactical Unmanned Aircraft System

FARNBOROUGH, UK: AAI Corporation, an operating unit of Textron Systems, a Textron Inc. company, announced today that Italy’s Ministry of Defense (MoD) – Directorate of General Aeronautical Armament has selected AAI’s Shadow 200 Tactical Unmanned Aircraft Systems (TUAS) for the […]


Enhanced Airborne Surveillance and Control Capability for Merlin

Enhanced Airborne Surveillance and Control Capability for Merlin

AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company, and Thales unveiled an enhanced Airborne Surveillance and Control (ASaC) capability, at RNAS Yeovilton on 10th July during the Fleet Air Arm’s annual Air Day. The low-cost, low-risk capability builds upon the combat proven Sea King […]


TPS-77 Surveillance Radar for World’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm

TPS-77 Surveillance Radar for World’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm

LONDON: Lockheed Martin will deliver a long-range air surveillance radar system to the United Kingdom that overcomes sensor performance issues commonly caused by the rotating blades of wind turbines. The advanced electronics of Lockheed Martin’s TPS-77 radar mitigate interference, or […]


New Offshore Patrol Vessel Boosts Capability

New Offshore Patrol Vessel Boosts Capability

New Zealand’s ability to conduct extended patrols into the Southern Ocean and the Pacific was boosted today with the arrival of the first of two new Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPVs). The Royal New Zealand Navy’s newest ship HMNZS OTAGO arrived […]


MC-12W Liberty Airmen Watch Over Afghanistan

MC-12W Liberty Airmen Watch Over Afghanistan

BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan: Airmen in the 4th Expeditionary Reconnaissance Squadron are “looking for trouble,” using the MC-12W Liberty to bring tactical intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, or ISR, to ground commanders in Afghanistan. “We bring a unique capability to the fight,” […]


Air Force Officials Review Distributed Common Ground System

Air Force Officials Review Distributed Common Ground System

LANGLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Va: Air Force officials began a comprehensive review of the Distributed Common Ground System, commonly known as the Sentinel, and its periodic maintenance Feb. 22 through 26 here. Sentinel Focus 10A is the second review for […]


UAE Orders Saab Erieye Radar System

UAE Orders Saab Erieye Radar System

Defence and security company Saab has signed a contract for the sale of an airborne surveillance system to the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The contract is worth approximately 1.5 billion SEK. The contract covers two Saab 340 AEW (Airborne Early […]


Unmanned aircraft crews strive to support warfighters

Unmanned aircraft crews strive to support warfighters

WASHINGTON: As Pentagon officials look for ways to increase intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance support for warfighters in Afghanistan, the Air Force’s first unmanned aircraft systems wing already is on the case in its never-ending quest to provide more and better […]


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 […]


 
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