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Dr. Thomas Withington

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Editor, Defence commentator, journalist, military historian.
Loyal Wingman (Boeing)

In Search of a Role?

The US Subcommittee on Tactical Air and Land Forces has asked the USAF to assess the feasibility of the Next Generation Jammer for its...
BlackFish (Horizon Technologies)

Fish with Chips

In early August, Horizon Technologies launched its BlackFish Signals Intelligence system. The company is known for its FlyingFish Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) products. Like FlyingFish,...
CCS (US Space Force)

Space Savers

Australia is getting a space Electronic Warfare (EW) system. Defence Project 9358 will “explore options for … a ground-based space electronic warfare capability,” according...

ARM for TFX

Turkey is joining the select club of nations building their own anti-radiation missiles. Early July saw reports that Roketsan has developed the Akbaba (Vulture)...

German Bite

The German Navy looks set to purchase new vessels to support signals intelligence gathering. In late June Germany’s parliamentary defence committee cleared a planned acquisition...

Guardrail Goodbye

At fifty years old, the US Army’s Guardrail series of Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) aircraft are looking at a well-deserved retirement. The Guardrail concept employed a...

Boxer Beat

The British Army has moved a step closer to overhauling its electronic warfare posture via a planned purchase of new vehicles. The force will acquire...

Electronic Warfare Podcast 13: Hello again, Dr. Jones!

The RV Jones Institute is working hard to foster excellence in electromagnetic spectrum operations. The institute takes its name from Dr. Reginald Jones, the assistant...
Al-Jalaa Tower

Blockbuster

What was happening in Gaza City’s al-Jalaa Building during the latest upsurge in violence between the Israeli government and Hamas? Israel’s military says that it...

Hawks for the Heavens

HawkEye 360 plans to have its third cluster of RF sensing satellites operational by August. Sharing its name with the lovable Captain Benjamin ‘Hawkeye’ Pierce...

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