July 2010 • Volume 33, Issue 7
The Journal of Electronic Defense | July 2010
The Monitor 15 US Army Completes New ISR Turboprop Washington Report 24 Senate to Debate FY2011 Defense Authorization Bill World Report 26 Finnish Air Force Contracts for New SIGINT Aircraft
Fighter Aircraft EW: Shifting from Defense to Attack 38
Fighter EW has evolved over the past decades from a purely defensive role to an offensive role. As demonstrated by today’s fighter aircraft, this transition has been enabled by better systems integration and data fusion in the cockpit. Technology Survey: Airborne Radar Jammers
SIGINT for Special Mission Aircraft
This month’s survey covers 22 airborne radar jammers from 11 manufacturers.
6 8 12 52 54 57 57 The View From Here Calendar From the President EW 101 AOC News JED Sales Offices Index of Advertisers JED Quick Look
Operations in Afghanistan and Iraq have driven new interest in small turbo-prop special mission aircraft. Is this an aberration in the ISR market or are requirements for these types of MULTIINT aircraft likely to remain viable for the next several decades?
Cover photo courtesy US Department of Defense.
Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of JED - July 2010