airborne early warning


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airborne early warning

[′er‚bȯrn ′ər·lē ′wȯrn·iŋ]
(ordnance)
The detection of enemy air or surface units by radar or other equipment carried in an airborne vehicle, and the transmitting of a warning to friendly units.
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At recent meetings, the companies were informed by the Justice Department and the Pentagon that a combined Lockheed Martin-Northrop would hurt competition in several areas, including airborne early warning radars, missile countermeasures, and airborne fire control.
Compared with the existing E-2C airborne early warning planes, the E-767s can cover a wider range of areas with their radar and are particularly good at monitoring at low altitudes, Defense Agency officials said.
Contract Awarded for E-2D Advanced Hawkeye airborne early warning and control (AEW&C) aircraft
In this new role, Seki will focus on identifying how Northrop Grumman's intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) capabilities may assist the JASDF to meet its demanding mission requirements, while also supporting the sustainability of Japan's current fleet of 13 Northrop Grumman E-2C airborne early warning aircraft.
The entire Northrop Grumman-led E-2D industry team remains focused on providing the most capable and cost-effective airborne early warning and command and control solution to our customer.
th] Annual Airborne Early Warning event taking place in Paris from January 22 - 24.
GIMHAE, South Korea, Shawwal 3, 1432, Sep 1, 2011, SPA -- South Korea has taken delivery of the first of four 737 airborne early warning and control aircraft ordered from Boeing, according to UPI.
Shaanxi Aircraft Pakistan will receive the first of four Shaanxi ZDK-03 airborne early warning and control system aircraft by the end of January 2011.
ISLAMABAD, March 26, 2010 (Balochistan Times): India on Thursday received the second of the three contracted Israeli-made Phalcon Airborne Early Warning and Control System at the Jamnagar air base, giving it the second eye in the sky for enhanced surveillance capabilities.
As compared to Pakistan's airborne early warning system, the Indian Phalcon system provides tactical surveillance of airborne and surface targets and helps gather signal intelligence.
Boeing reported a second-quarter net loss of $160 million, a significant decline from net income of $532 million a year ago owing to more than $1 billion in one-time charges related to delays in its Airborne Early Warning & Control surveillance program and a previously announced settlement with the US Justice Dept.
Australia's Wedgetail programme saw another milestone reached in March 2006 when Boeing and Northrop Grumman Electronic Systems completed the ground testing of the Multi-role Electronically Scanned Array (Mesa) radar aboard a 737 airborne early warning and control aircraft.

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