RWR Overhaul

Saab is overhauling the radar warning receivers of the Luftwaffe’s Tornado combat aircraft. The company was awarded a contract in late May worth $48...

Spectrum Sitrep

Our new section detailing new products, programme developments and operational news across the electronic warfare domain. Products Roke launched its new Perceive Electronic Support Measure (ESM)...

Airbus Shows C295 Armed ISR Version at SOFIN, France

Airbus Defence and Space has created a special operations version of its C295 of its twin-turboprop tactical military transport aircraft. The C295 Intelligence Surveillance and...
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EuroDASS consortium launches concept for future Typhoon defensive aids sub-system

The EuroDASS consortium (Leonardo, Elettronica, Indra and Hensoldt), which provides the Praetorian Defensive Aids Sub System (DASS) for the Eurofighter Typhoon, has launched its...

Pentagon and Lockheed Martin Deliver 300th F-35 Aircraft

The F-35 Joint Program Office and Lockheed Martin delivered the 300th production F-35 aircraft, demonstrating the program’s continued progress and momentum. The 300th aircraft...
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Multi-million pound Tempest funding set to advance the UK’s future Combat Air capability

The Ministry of Defence (MOD) has awarded a contract worth approximately £250m to progress the design and development of Tempest, the UK’s Future Combat...
F/A-18 Service Life Modification program

Boeing Receives Second U.S. Navy Contract for F/A-18 Service Life Modification

Boeing has received a one-year contract, which also includes a one-year option for 2020, to continue modernizing the U.S. Navy’s F/A-18 fleet under the...

Let’s Be Careful Up There!

October’s EW Europe conference included presentations and discussions on how NATO sees aircraft integrated self-defence systems developing in the coming years. Aircraft survivability was a...
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Rough Transports stand ready to do Violence

Airbus has joined the sparse ranks of airframers offering ISR gunship versions of their seemingly benign transport aircraft. Airbus Defence and Space’s late June 2021...

Powering up the Future Combat Air System

By signing the third implementing agreement for the Next Generation Weapon System (NGWS) within a Future Combat Air System (FCAS) in August 2021, France,...

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