Category Archives: European Air Defence News

Spexer Specifics

Airbus Defence and Space (formerly Cassidian) has disclosed more details regarding its latest edition to its SPEXER ground surveillance radar product line, including the new SPEXER-500’s systems architecture. The company launched its new SPEXER-500 radar in November 2013. It is … Continue reading

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In November’s ChainHomeHigh: Euronaval – Thales Unveils VIGILE-DBX ESM

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Euronaval: GEM Elettronica Planning New Sentinel Family Member

Italian radar specialists GEM Elettronica is planning a new addition to the company’s Sentinel family of naval radars. The firm told ChainHomeHigh at the Euronaval exhibition in Paris that they are developing a new three-dimensional X-band surveillance radar which they hope … Continue reading

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Euronaval: Thales Unveils Surface Scout

Thales has unveiled its new Surface Scout naval surveillance radar at this year’s Euronaval exhibition in Paris. This new X-band system has been developed using some of the technology fielded on the company’s Sea Watcher 100 naval radar, such as … Continue reading

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Germany – ITT Exelis Set For ADVIS Supply

On 27th September, the US Army’s Mission and Installation Contracting Command at Fort Bliss, Texas, announced its intention to award a sole source purchase order worth €19 million ($25 million) for the supply of the AN/GSQ-235(V) Air Defence Interoperability Validation … Continue reading

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In October’s ChainHomeHigh: Poland – Kubs and Sparrows

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Denmark: Cambridge Pixel Supply RDAF

The Flyvevåbnet (Royal Danish Air Force/RDAF) will obtain HPx-200 PCI-based primary radar acquisition cards from United Kingdom-based radar specialists Cambridge Pixel. The HPx-200 receives standard and moving target radar video imagery. This video footage is then compressed and distributed using … Continue reading

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