electronic countermeasures

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Synonyms for electronic countermeasures

electronic warfare undertaken to prevent or reduce an enemy's effective use of the electromagnetic spectrum

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It's a new platform, but we're still the electronic attack community, that hasn't changed.
The Exelis and Boeing NGJ team successfully developed and demonstrated advanced electronic attack technologies that will enhance future electronic attack capabilities for the joint warfighter," said Rick Martin, Boeing's Advanced Military Aircraft chief engineer.
Successful wind tunnel testing of an integrated power generation system is a significant risk reduction achievement for the ITT-Boeing NGJ program," said Bob Ferrante, vice president and general manager of Exelis Electronic Systems' airborne electronic attack business.
Detailed design work on Airborne Electronic attack system is now set to begin
Exelis will be executing essential sustainment work on the ALQ-99 tactical jamming system, used on the Navy's EA-6B Prowler and EA-18G Growler electronic attack aircraft.
NYSE: NOC) said it has delivered the 100th airborne electronic attack kit for the EA-18G Growler aircraft.
Fitted with the electronic attack equipment of the EA-6B Prowler--including the ALQ-218(v)2 tactical receiver, communications countermeasures set, interference cancellation, ALQ-99 tactical jamming system pods, and the multimssion advanced tactical terminal--the test platforms are scheduled to begin flight testing in September and November 2006.
and command of Electronic Attack Squadron Thirty Three (VAQ-33).
Technology maturation efforts include research in support of future development of airborne electronic attack capability from a tactical-size airborne stand-off and modified-escort platform, such as the EA-18G.
But all of them applauded the spirit, the history, and the operational excellence of the Navy's longest serving electronic attack aircraft and the community that has supported her.
It can perform a variety of EW missions, including electronic attack, electronic protect, electronic support measures, electronic intelligence and communications jamming.
Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) said it is ready to resume work on this critical electronic attack program for the warfighter, following the US Navy's confirmation of its Next Generation Jammer contractor.
Upon delivery during the first quarter of 2010, Project SEER will provide integrated Electronic Surveillance (ES) and Electronic Attack (EA) capability for the UK armed forces.
Electronic Attack Squadron 139, NAS Whidbey Island, Wash.
The team of ITT Corporation (NYSE: ITT) and The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) today announced an award of $42 million from the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) to proceed to the Technology Maturation stage of the Next Generation Jammer program, designed to be the world's most sophisticated airborne electronic attack system.
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