Category Archives: European News

Depeche Modes

European defence electronics specialist Airbus Defence and Space (formally Cassidian) has provided ChainHomeHigh with details regarding its planned modernisation of MSSR-2000-I secondary radars for the German Armed Forces. In November 2013 the company revealed that it will upgrade these radars … Continue reading

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Irish Navy Moves Forward With New Radar

The Irish Navy will outfit two vessels with Kelvin Hughes’ SharpEye radar and MantaDigital radars over the next to years, as part of a bid to modernise the radars deployed on several of its vessels. SharpEye is available in both … 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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In this month’s ChainHomeHigh: Going Dutch

Raytheon reveals the scope and timelines of planned radar upgrades for the Royal Netherlands Air Force …

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United Kingdom: Iron Lady

The Royal Navy’s Type-23 ‘Duke’ class frigate HMS Iron Duke has returned to service following an upgrade which has refitted her with BAE Systems’ new Type-997 ARTISAN (Advanced Radar Target Indication Situational Awareness and Navigation) air and sea surveillance radar. … Continue reading

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Germany – SMART Particulars

European defence electronics specialists Cassidian have provided more details regarding the company’s SMART (Scalable Modular Aerospace Radar Technology) airborne ground surveillance radar technology demonstration project. As reported in last month’s ChainHomeHigh (see ‘Smart Decision’, CHH, May 2013), Cassidian recently  announced … Continue reading

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In April’s ChainHomeHigh – Germany: SMART Decision

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