ROKAF Selects Elbit Electronic Warfare and Missile Warning Systems

13 January 2011 (Last Updated January 13th, 2011 18:30)

South Korea has awarded Elbit Systems subsidiary Elisra Electronic Systems a contract to supply airborne electronic warfare (EW) suites and missile warning systems (MWS) for the Republic of Korea Air Force (ROKAF) CN-235 transporters. The advanced and integrative EW suites include prote

South Korea has awarded Elbit Systems subsidiary Elisra Electronic Systems a contract to supply airborne electronic warfare (EW) suites and missile warning systems (MWS) for the Republic of Korea Air Force (ROKAF) CN-235 transporters.

The advanced and integrative EW suites include protection systems against various threats.

The EW suites can be applied from air, sea, land, and space by manned and unmanned systems, and can target communication, radar or other services.

EW includes three major subdivisions, consisting of electronic attack (EA), electronic protection (EP) and electronic warfare support (ES).

The value of the contract is estimated at $29m.