April 2014 * Volume 37, Issue 4 The Journal of Electronic Defense | April 2014 4 News The Monitor 15 AFRC and ANG Move Forward on F-16 MWS Program. Washington Report 24 HASC/SASC Budget Hearings Call Attention to Importance of Spectrum. World Report 26 German Air Force Tornado Fleet Will Be Equipped with New IRCM Pods. Interview: Rich Sorelle 28 President, Exelis Electronic Systems Features The Electromagnetic Battle Management 30 (EMBM) Challenge Technology Survey: Radar Jammers This month, we take a look at the various radar jammers available for airborne, shipboard and land-based applications. Show Preview: EW Europe 2014 47 Departments 6 8 10 12 51 54 57 58 The View From Here Conferences Calendar Courses Calendar From the President EW 101 AOC News Index of Advertisers JED Quick Look Jesse "Judge" Bourque We're entering a new era in warfare that is based on "coherence" - tying as many EMSdependent and EMS-controlling capabilities together in real-time as we can to provide ubiquitous awareness and "energy fires" anywhere, on demand. 41 Ollie Holt Cover photo courtesy DOD.