BAE Systems to Provide Lockheed Martin with Additional EW Systems for F-35 Lightning II Aircraft Written 29 June 2021


An F-35 Lighting II at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., 6 March 2013. | Lawrence Crespo, US Air Force; Wikipedia; Public Domain

Seapower Magazine reports that BAE Systems said in a Monday press release that it is “providing Lockheed Martin with additional electronic warfare (EW) systems, retrofit kits, and spares for the F-35 Lightning II aircraft.” This contract builds on the company’s “on-time delivery of more than 800 state-of-the-art AN/ASQ-239 electronic warfare/countermeasure systems to date, providing F-35 jets with critical situational awareness and survivability capabilities.”
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