September 2009 • Vol. 32, Issue 9 4 The Journal of Electronic Defense | September 2009 Cover photo courtesy US Department of Defense. News The Monitor 15 DARPA Solicits Bids for “Surgical Jammer.” Washington Report 24 House Passes FY10 Appropriations Bill. World Report 26 EWMS Selected for Canadian Chinooks. The Threat Test Resource Gap Tom Brannon 39 Today, we are developing new EW systems and deploying them on a variety of platforms at a very fast rate. Can the EW T&E community keep up? Departments 6 8 12 The View From Here Calendar From the President EW 101 AOC News JED Sales Offices Index of Advertisers JED Quick Look Features Defeating Threats to Large Aircraft Glenn Goodman 30 45 49 53 53 54 Transport aircraft are vulnerable to a variety of threats from MANPADS to advanced, long-range SAMs. With few survivability options, these aircraft are very dependent on EW self-protection solutions.
Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of JED - September 2009