TITLE

Air Force Announces Expected F-16 Radar Modernization Program Draft RFP Date

AUTHOR(S)
Host, Pat
PUB. DATE
June 2012
SOURCE
Defense Daily;6/19/2012, Vol. 254 Issue 56, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the plans of the U.S. Air Force to release the draft request for proposals (RFP) for its F-16 radar modernization program on August 1, 2012. It states that through the program, the Air Force aims at upgrading the mechanical radar in Lockheed Martin's F-16 jet fighter plane with electronically-scanned radars and discusses the features of the Raytheon Advanced Combat Radar (RACR) from Raytheon Co. and Northrop Grumman Corp.'s Scalable Agile Beam Radar (SABR).
ACCESSION #
82835173

 

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