IRST21

USAF proved that an F-15 and an F-16, both equipped with the Legion Pod, can use the pod’s IRST21 infrared sensor to passively triangulate target position

USAF proved that an F-15 and an F-16, both equipped with the Legion Pod, can use the pod’s IRST21 infrared sensor to passively triangulate target position

An F-15C Eagle and F-16 Fighting Falcon, both equipped with Lockheed Martin’s Legion Pod, used the IRST21 infrared sensor to… Read More

2 years ago

Lockheed Martin awarded Legion Pod Development and LRIP contracts

"With a fully integrated Legion Pod on the F-15 Eagle, the U.S. Air Force will have a revolutionary capability to… Read More

6 years ago

Boeing to provide F-15 Legion Pods

The contract provides for engineering, manufacturing, and development, production, integration, testing and deployment of F-15 Legion Pod IRST Pods Boeing… Read More

6 years ago

U.S. Navy plans to convert 45 more Super Hornets to Block III configuration

NAVAIR says the potential contract will cover modifications to up to 15 Super Hornets in fiscal year 2019 and a… Read More

6 years ago

Boeing will soon award Legion pod full development and production contract to Lockheed Martin

Legion Pod is mounted on the centreline of the F-15 – mirroring what the Super Hornet Block III is doing… Read More

6 years ago

BOEING RECEIVES U.S. NAVY CONTRACT TO CONVERT BLOCK II SUPER HORNETS TO A NEW BLOCK III CONFIGURATION

These Super Hornets will have enhanced network capability, conformal fuel tanks, an advanced cockpit system, signature improvements and an enhanced… Read More

6 years ago

BOEING TO INTEGRATE CFT ON U.S. NAVY F/A-18 SUPER HORNET FIGHTER JETS

The integration of the CFT is one of the several improvements that will feature the Block III Super Hornet which Boeing… Read More

6 years ago

KUWAIT IS FINALLY READY TO PURCHASE 40 F/A-18 SUPER HORNET STRIKE FIGHTERS

The country was cleared to buy 32 F/A-18Es and 8 F/A-18Fs during the final days of the Obama administration According… Read More

6 years ago

U.S. NAVY HAS ONLY 170 F/A-18 SUPER HORNET STRIKE FIGHTERS THAT CAN FIGHT A WAR

In order to get its F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter squadrons to carriers, the U.S. Navy is transferring hundreds of parts… Read More

7 years ago

HERE’S HOW THE F/A-18 SUPER HORNET WILL BE ABLE TO FIGHT AGAINST J-20 AND Su-57 STEALTH FIGHTERS

“The IRST sensor is a key capability Super Hornet brings to the carrier air wing that nobody else has. It… Read More

7 years ago

LOCKHEED MARTIN TO UPGRADE U.S. NAVY F/A-18E/F’s IRST21 SENSOR

IRST21 flies mounted in the F/A-18E/F's centerline fuel tank Lockheed Martin has secured two contracts from Boeing to upgrade its… Read More

7 years ago