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recently defined cyberspace as an operational domain."
Given its proximity to Russia and
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it's not at all surprising that Estonia would pay particular attention to
this threat. In his presentation, Mr.
Juri Luik, Estonia Minister of Defence,
emphasized that "our rivals and potential adversaries increasingly view
electronic warfare and cyber as assets
that through their ability to blind or

disrupt digital communication can neutralize the technological superiority of
Western militaries in future conflicts."
Luik also referenced and commended
the recent report of the International
Centre for Defence and Security (ICDS)
concerning Russia's EW capabilities and
outlook to the future.
Mr. Roger McDermott, ICDS, Estonia
would present key points of the study
later in the program, making the point
that "serious challenges are posed by
Russia's rapidly growing EW capabili-

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ties and that NATO needs to prepare for
operations in a much more fiercely contested EMS battlespace." Said Luik, "We
have seen the exercising of the employment of these capabilities during the
'Zapad 2017' exercise which Russia has
been conducting in its Western Military
District and on the territory of Belarus,
being its largest ever strategic military
exercise on the Western direction since
the end of the Cold War."
Additional afternoon sessions included: Col Kaupo Rosin, Commander,
Military Intelligence Centre, Estonian
Defence Forces; Mr. Andri Rebane, Project
Manager of the Cyber Range, Ministry of
Defence, Estonia; and Mr. Luc Dandurand,
Chief Technology Officer for Cyber Operations, Guardtime. The day concluded
with a panel session on "Securing the
Cyber Environment," moderated by Mr.
Kusti Salm, National Armaments Director, Estonia Ministry of Defence.
Day two of the event was dedicated
to the live field demonstrations. Many
of the sponsoring companies and exhibitors offered these demonstrations
including; Chemring, CRFS, Elettronica, L3 TRL Technology, LOG.IN, Rohde
& Schwarz, Saab, Teledyne Defence &
Space and Textron Systems. Plath, National Instruments and Novator Solutions also offered workshops.
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of JED - December 2017

The View From Here
Conferences Calendar
Courses Calendar
From the President
The Monitor
Washington Report
World Report
An Approach to UAV-Based ELINT
Combined EW and Cyber Event Illuminates Important Issues and Disconnects
Technology Survey: RF Tuners and Tuner Modules for SIGINT Applications
AOC EW Singapore 2018 Preview
Report from the 2017 AOC CEMA Conference
New Products
Recounting the History of the EW Working Group
EW 101
AOC 2017 Annual Award Winners
AOC News
Index of Advertisers
JED Quick Look
JED - December 2017 - intro
JED - December 2017 - cover1
JED - December 2017 - cover2
JED - December 2017 - 3
JED - December 2017 - 4
JED - December 2017 - 5
JED - December 2017 - The View From Here
JED - December 2017 - 7
JED - December 2017 - Conferences Calendar
JED - December 2017 - 9
JED - December 2017 - Courses Calendar
JED - December 2017 - 11
JED - December 2017 - From the President
JED - December 2017 - 13
JED - December 2017 - 14
JED - December 2017 - insert1
JED - December 2017 - insert2
JED - December 2017 - The Monitor
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JED - December 2017 - Washington Report
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JED - December 2017 - World Report
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JED - December 2017 - An Approach to UAV-Based ELINT
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JED - December 2017 - Technology Survey: RF Tuners and Tuner Modules for SIGINT Applications
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JED - December 2017 - AOC EW Singapore 2018 Preview
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JED - December 2017 - Report from the 2017 AOC CEMA Conference
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JED - December 2017 - New Products
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JED - December 2017 - 76
JED - December 2017 - Recounting the History of the EW Working Group
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JED - December 2017 - 80
JED - December 2017 - EW 101
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JED - December 2017 - AOC 2017 Annual Award Winners
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JED - December 2017 - AOC News
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JED - December 2017 - Index of Advertisers
JED - December 2017 - JED Quick Look
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