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Dr. Thomas Withington

Editor, Defence commentator, journalist, military historian.
Microwave Ovens

November Spectrum SitRep

Armada’s monthly round-up of all the latest electronic warfare news in the product, programme and operational domains. Museum Pieces Is your company, organisation or even your...

Radioflash! Episode-7: Superiority Complex

It is a truism of military theory that the road to victory is harder for the side which does not win and sustain air...
Russian Land Forces EW Base in Tskhinvali

Georgia On My Mind

Armada has learned that Russian land forces have deployed several electronic warfare units to the regions of South Ossetia and Abkhazia. South Ossetia is in...

October Radio Roundup

Armada’s monthly round-up of all the latest military communications news in the product, programme and operational domains. New Antennas This year’s DSEI exhibition held in London...
US Army 2030 Graphic

Millimetres Make A Difference

The US Army may begin procuring millimetric wave communications systems for its land manoeuvre force from 2025. Officials from Blu Wireless told Armada that the...
British Army Falcon Trunk Communications System

Holy Trinity

UK land forces are receiving a new trunk communications system courtesy of the Project Trinity initiative. On 22nd August, the United Kingdom’s Ministry of...


NATO’s long-standing quest to introduce a secure, wideband networking waveform to be used across its membership may be nearing conclusion. It seems highly likely that...
TCI ECS 950 Model COMINT System

October Spectrum SitRep

Thurbon Goes Further MASS has revealed several major enhancements for its Thurbon Electronic Warfare (EW) data management system. Thurbon is used by several North Atlantic...
JEC Activation

Strategic Decision

In late July, the United States Strategic Command revealed it had activated the Joint Electromagnetic Spectrum Operations Centre. Known as the JEC, a press...
Draken International Falcon-20

NEWFIP Hones Spectrum Skills

In the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation’s (NATO’s) own words, Ramstein Guard is an annual exercise “designed to improve the effectiveness and capability of NATO...

Highlight of the Month

EW Equipment

December Spectrum SitRep

Radar Electronic Support Measure

Finger on the Pulse

Royal Navy Baltic Operations

Sea Change