13 iunie 2018

Chaff sales are flaring up | Israel features its ‘Rampage’ | ‘Frankentank’ development is underway

defenseindustrydaily.com

Americas Armtec, a subsidiary of Esterline, is being tapped for work in support of the Navy’s Airborne Expendable Countermeasure program. The three-year, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract is valued at $33.7 million and provides for the production of six different Chaff cartridges used in radar countermeasures. Chaff decoys produce specialized radar signatures to provide protection against radar-guided missiles and tracking systems. Chaffs offer reliability, multiple broadband [...]