airborne early warning and control


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airborne early warning and control

Air surveillance and control provided by airborne early warning aircraft which are equipped with search and height-finding radar and communications equipment for controlling weapon systems. Also called AEW & C. See also air picket.
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The airborne early warning and control system (AEW&C) provides access to a detailed situational awareness that for example can be used for border surveillance, search and rescue operations and for tackling terrorism and organised crime.
The introduction of ZDK-03 Airborne Early Warning and Control (AEWC) will bring a "revolution in our air defence operations," he told the state-run news agency in an interview.
The company will showcase its world-leading expertise in airborne early warning and control systems, fire control radars, infrared countermeasures, and training and support services, a statement said.
The order covers the Saab 2000 airborne early warning and control (AEW&C) system, which comprises a Saab 2000 aircraft equipped with the Erieye radar system.
KAMRA, December 29, 2009 (Frontier Star): Pakistan Air Force inducted the first Saab-2000 Airborne Early Warning and Control (AEW&C) aircraft into its fleet at a simple and dignified ceremony held at PAF Base Minhas here on Tuesday.
Boeing's 737 airborne early warning and control aircraft for Australia's project Wedgetail has received a seal of satisfaction after logging more than 500 flight hours in 245 flights during its performance and flight handling test programme.
According to a company source, Boeing is offering its 737-700 airborne early warning and control (AEW&C) airplane, which carries the Northrop Grumman Multirole Electronically Scanned Array (MESA) radar.
Behlman received an order for a power supply used on a 737-based Airborne Early Warning and Control (AEW&C) system.
Defence and security company Saab has received an order within the Airborne Early Warning and Control (AEW&C) segment.
The products to be displayed at the expo include airborne early warning and control systems, unmanned aerial vehicles, fire control radars and electronic warfare systems, the company said in a statement.
Delivery ceremonies for the first new production E-2C Hawkeye 2000 airborne early warning and control aircraft delivered to the US Navy got under way earlier this year.
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