Tags: AEW, E-2D, Integrated Air and Missile Defense
The final deliveries of supplies and materials for the venerable E-2C Hawkeye will take place this year, thirty-six years after the baseline model reached IOC and seventeen years after the Group IIâs IOC. The replacement, the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye is a major advance in capabilities available to maritime forces that is unmatched anywhere by any other platform. The deveopment process has been successful with the 125th flight milestone being passed last summer, approval for LRIP with 3 a/c ion 2008 and 2009, on track for Milestone C this spring and IOC in 2011.
So what’s the problem? They’re at it again…
- On Midrats 1 March 15 – Episode 269: “National Strategy and the Navy’s Proper Role in it”
- The Struggle to Think
- The Defence Debate â why the UK needs to change the subject
- Humility and Service as a Leader – Learning what MCPON has Learned
- On Midrats 22 Feb 2015, 5pm – Episode 268: 21st Century Sims