Airborne Warning and Control System

Engineer who took part in E-3 Sentry Development tells why Long-Range Missiles are the Only Real Threat to the AWACS and why the aircraft Tail is Coated with Dielectric Paint

Engineer who took part in E-3 Sentry Development tells why Long-Range Missiles are the Only Real Threat to the AWACS and why the aircraft Tail is Coated with Dielectric Paint

The Boeing E-3 Sentry AWACS The Boeing E-3 Sentry Airborne Warning & Control System (or AWACS) is a modified Boeing… Read More

2 months ago

French Air Force E-3F AWACS threatened to be shot down by Russian Forces

Russian forces threaten to shoot down French Air Force E-3F AWACS A French Air Force E-3F AWACS (Airborne Warning and… Read More

2 months ago

A highly operationally significant and embarrassing loss: Ukraine says it shot down Russian A-50 AEW&C aircraft (and damaged beyond repair Il-22 Command Post aircraft)

Ukraine shot down Russian A-50 AEW&C aircraft If true it would be a blow to Moscow's air power: Ukraine's military… Read More

3 months ago

NATO selects E-7 Wedgetail as E-3 AWACS successor

Six new E-7A Wedgetail aircraft for NATO NATO has selected its next generation command and control aircraft as the Alliance’s… Read More

5 months ago

USAF awards Boeing E-7A prototype contract: the Wedgetail will replace the E-3 AWACS

The USAF plans to begin production in fiscal 2025, with the first E-7A expected to be fielded by fiscal 2027.… Read More

1 year ago

USAF selects E-7 Wedgetail to replace a portion of the E-3 Sentry AWACS Fleet

Based on market research, the Department of the Air Force has decided to replace a portion of the E-3 Sentry… Read More

2 years ago

HERE’S RUSSIA’S A-100 PREMIER, THE AWACS AIRCRAFT ABLE TO DETECT U.S. F-22 AND F-35 STEALTH FIGHTERS

State media claims that AESA radar of A-100 Premier can detect airborne targets out to 600 km, and ships out… Read More

6 years ago

IOWA ANG KC-135 STRATOTANKERS SUPPORT NATO E-3 AWACS AIRCRAFT MISSIONS

The long-standing partnership with the Air National Guard is important to maintaining stability in the region As told by Air… Read More

7 years ago