airborne early warning


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airborne early warning

The detection of enemy air or surface units by radar or other equipment carried in an airborne vehicle, and the transmitting of a warning to friendly units. Also called AEW.
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Thanks to its all-new Erieye ER radar, advanced C4I and multi-mission capabilities, GlobalEye uniquely combines the roles of airborne early warning and control, maritime and ground surveillance all in a single platform.
Major General Dunlop leads a 17-nation organization responsible to SACEUR for providing Airborne Early Warning, Battle Management and Command & Control capability for the Alliance.
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.
Mission(s): Airborne Early Warning, Tactical Command and Control (TAC-C2), Air Intercept Control, Personnel Recovery, Maritime Employment, Surface Surveillance Coordination
The airborne early warning capabilities of its E-2D Advanced Hawkeye is being highlighted in Northrop Grumman's exhibit demonstrating the E-2D's capabilities for military and civil applications.
Islamabad Pakistan Air Force (PAF) will induct a Chinese-made airborne early warning and control system, its chief Air Marshal Rao Qamar Sulaiman said yesterday.
During the weekend, a NATO Trainer Cargo Aircraft from the NATO Airborne Early Warning and Control Force (AWACS) is scheduled to depart Geilenkirchen airbase in Germany to Islamabad.
The Israeli Air Force has taken delivery of three of the Gulfstream G550 business jets, converted by state-owned Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) and a unit, ELTA, to function as Conformal Airborne Early Warning and Control jets.
The E-2D, which is designed to provide all-weather airborne early warning and command and control functions for a carrier battle group, will feature the new APY-9 radar in a newly designed rotodome which includes 360[degrees] coverage with an Active Electronically Scanned Array.
The NATO Airborne Early Warning and Control (NAEW&C) Programme Office requested this training which was conducted by Mr.
The aircraft serve with the 380th Airborne Early Warning and Control Systems Squadron at Eleusis air base.
The aircraft has been modified to include an airborne early warning radar system.

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