Category Archives: Airborne Radar

United States Of America – More AN/APY-10s For Poseidon

Raytheon has been tasked to build 14 AN/APY-10 airborne maritime surveillance radars for the US Navy’s new Boeing P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft. The order, worth $48.8 million (€36.1 million), will include the supply of 13 radars, and one spare, … Continue reading

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United States – APG-79 Contract

On 24th September, Raytheon was awarded a contract worth $39 million (€28 million) to supply 15 AN/APG-79 radars for US Navy Boeing F/A-18E/F combat aircraft for delivery by 2015. Deliveries of the first low-rate initial production radar to Boeing for … Continue reading

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United States – Northrop Grumman Wins ViSAR Work

Northrop Grumman has been awarded a contract worth $5.6 million (€4.1 million), as of 15th September, to perform work on the Video Synthetic Aperture Radar (ViSAR) programme orchestrated by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). The company will construct … Continue reading

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South Korea – AH-64E Radars Contracted

Northrop Grumman and Lockheed Martin’s Longbow LLC joint venture, responsible for the Longbow fire control radar which equips the Boeing/McDonnell Douglas AH-64D/E Apache attack helicopters has been awarded a contract worth $50 million (€31.3 million). The contract, the news of … 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: 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: 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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