Monthly Archives: July 2013

United Arab Emirates: GM-200 Order

The United Arab Emirates has ordered 17 GM-200 radars from Thales for €300 million ($396 million). The S-band GM-200 is designed as a tactical radar to perform air surveillance at a published range of 250 kilometres (108 nautical miles). The … Continue reading

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In this month’s ChainHomeHigh: ARL-E Enhancement

The United States Army details plans to perform an important radar upgrade for its Airborne Reconnaissance Low aircraft …

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United States Of America – AN/TPQ-49 Purchase

The US Army has placed an order worth $221.8 million (€168.6 million) for the supply of up to 73 AN/TPQ-49 weapons-locating radars with SRC. So far, the firm has delivered in excess of 500 AN/TPQ-49s to the force. The contract … Continue reading

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United States: ViSAR Award

L-3 Electron Devices has been awarded a contract by the United States Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) worth $2.6 million (€1.9 million) to undertake the Video Synthetic Aperture Radar (ViSAR) design and development programme. The ViSAR initiative intends to … Continue reading

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In this month’s ChainHomeHigh: System Profile – RAC-3D

This month’s ChainHomeHigh will launch a new ‘Systems Profile’ section providing each month a full description of a specific radar system including its design, specifications, variants and user countries …

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In this month’s ChainHomeHigh: RBE-2 News

ChainHomeHigh provides the latest news regarding the RBE-2 Active Electronically Scanned Array radar entering service on the Dassault Rafale combat aircraft …

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In this month’s ChainHomeHigh: G/ATOR-Aid

ChainHomeHigh provides the latest news regarding the United States Marine Corps’ AN/TPS-80 Ground/Air Task Oriented Radar (G/ATOR) programme …

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