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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For the advanced electronic attack application, these technologies are adapted to the lower frequency ranges that are required to jam modern anti-stealth air defence systems, the output power is increased, and everything is repacked in a pod to make it a role-specific solution.
Caption: LEFT: NovAtel has a license to manufacture and supply the NAVWAR Electronic Attack Trainer (NEAT), which was initially developed by Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC).
In May 2013, VAQ-209 flight crews took their final flight in the venerable EA-6B Prowler and began a homeport shift to NAS Whidbey Island, the Navy's home for electronic attack.
Table 5: Program Details - EA-18G Growler Electronic Attack Aircraft procurement
Without question, the arrival of the EA-6B Prowler on the carrier deck established airborne electronic attack as an invaluable, 'don't leave home without it' part of every Navy and Marine strike mission," said Rick Morgan, LCDR, USN (Ret.
The demonstrated performance of both companies makes this team well positioned to seamlessly transition into the Technology Demonstration phase of the program and continue its long legacy of support to naval aviation and airborne electronic attack.
We saw how the Russians used electronic attack in Georgia, and we see every day how terrorists operate, using store-bought electronics to harm our soldiers and innocent bystanders.
The EA-18G Growler is an electronic attack version of the F/A-18F Super Hornet and will replace existing EA-6B Prowlers completely within the next several years.
The Aqua Marine system it a fully customisable EW suite that provides situational awareness, electronic attack ship self-defence and electronic intelligence through modular building blocks that include radar ESM/Elint, radar ECM, laser warning and communication ESM and DE The system is easily integrated with current onboard command and control, surveillance, navigation, decoy, fire control and other combat systems, yet can be easily controlled by a single-operator console or Elisra's EW console.
For superb accomplishment through collaboration on producing the next Airborne Electronic Attack (AEA) system.
Major Harold "Hootch" Meyers, from Headquarters, USAF Electronic Warfare Division (AF/XORE), discussed the "USAF Vision of Airborne Electronic Attack (AEA).
Their method is a co-ordinated electronic attack, which floods the targeted website with requests for information - making it inaccessible for anyone wanting to place a bet.
If their demands are not met, the hackers say that they will launch a co-ordinated electronic attack that could cost the betting industry heavily in lost business.
Ten years hence, DoD (Department of Defense) will probably be operating F-16-size UAVs capable of supporting a variety of combat and combat support missions, including suppression of enemy air defenses, electronic attack, and possibility of deep strike interdiction,'' the report said.
WHEN THE COMPUTER Security Institute asked the question, "Which of the following types of electronic attack or misuse has your organization detected within the last 12 months?
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