Armada was delighted to recently receive an update on the French Navy’s electronic warfare posture. This promises a robust response to the menace of radar-guided anti-ship missiles. As we reveal in this month’s Trust me, I’m a Doctrine article, whether this vision will manifest itself on future vessels remains uncertain.
Meanwhile, in the deep Estonian countryside counter-UAV systems were pitted against their flying adversaries as part of this year’s EW Live event. Our Let the Games Begin article chronicles the thrills and spills of the mock battles with reassuring results for the CUAV jammers.
Away from Europe, the US Army is enhancing its operational-level cyber and electronic warfare capabilities via the Terrestrial Layer System – Echelon Above Brigade programme. We examine this initiative in our Onward to Introduction article.
As always, we have the latest news in the electronic warfare product, programme and operational domains in this month’s Spectrum SitRep.