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  • Raytheon introduces cyber management tool for EWPMT programme

    Raytheon has developed the Cyber and Electromagnetic Battle Management (CEBM) system to support the US Army's Electronic Warfare Planning and Management Tool (EWPMT). CEBM is aimed at providing a shared situational understanding of electronic warfare (EW), electromagnetic spectrum (EMS), and

  • Global Hawk to undergo significant ground control modernisation effort

    Raytheon is leading a modernisation effort to incorporate a new system architecture into the US Air Force's (USAF's) Global Hawk ground control station (GCS) that will introduce a common ground controller, similar to the work the company has done for the US Navy. Raytheon will design a scalable and

  • RADA readies RPS-42 portable radar system for Asian customer

    Israel's RADA Electronic Industries will supply its S-band RPS-42 tactical air surveillance radar system to an unspecified Asian customer for countering unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), the company announced on 23 August. RADA stated that it expects a contract, which is of "a significant size

  • Lockheed Martin to progress USAF's 'system-of-systems' effort

    Lockheed Martin has been awarded a USD36.4 million contract for Phase 2 of the US Air Force's (USAF's) System of Systems Integration Technology and Experimentation (SoSITE) programme, the Department of Defense (DoD) announced on 24 August. The company will develop system-of-systems (SoS)

  • USAF demonstrates ability to drop JASSM from B-52 internal weapons bay

    The US Air Force (USAF) has dropped three Joint Attack Surface Standoff Missiles (JASSM) from a B-52 Stratofortress long-range heavy bomber, demonstrating that the aircraft can successfully release the JASSM from a Conventional Rotary Launcher (CRL) in the aircraft's internal weapons bay. A B-52 is

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