Getting radar ready

  • 30-Jun-2008 08:14 EDT

The U.S. Navy is retrofitting 135 Super Hornets with Raytheon’s APG-79 active electronically scanned array (AESA) radar. An initial contract worth nearly $55 million authorizes Raytheon to supply 19 AESA systems, spares, and maintenance. The APG-79 program is moving toward full-rate production in anticipation for delivering 415 systems plus spares to the Navy and 24 systems to the Royal Australian Air Force in the coming years.

Share
HTML for Linking to Page
Page URL
Grade
Rate It
0.00 Avg. Rating

Read More Articles On

2016-11-15
Connectivity spawns need for security designed-in from the beginning, a complex issue that spans many disciplines.
2016-12-05
SAE International is working with the joint-venture initiative looking to deploy a high-powered DC fast-charging network for battery electric vehicles (BEVs) covering long-distance travel routes in Europe.
2016-12-20
Researchers from Iowa State University are expanding fundamental materials studies into research and development of new, all-solid-state technology for batteries.
2016-10-20
Imperial College London researchers are working on technology that could allow drones to stay airborne indefinitely simply by hovering over a ground support vehicle to recharge.

Related Items

Training / Education
2017-10-17
Training / Education
2017-08-28