Thursday, 19 May, 2022

Tag: E-7

E-7 Wedgetail

Type: Airborne Early Warning & Control (AEW&C) aircraft Manufacturer: Boeing Defense, Space & Security, Boeing Commercial Airplanes Country of Origin: United States Operators: Royal Australian Air Force, Turkish Air Force, Republic of Korea Air Force First Flight: 2005 | Introduction: 2009 Number Built: 14 Crew: Pilot, co-pilot and airborne electronics analysts and mission specialists Weight: 77,565 kg (maximum take-off weight), 60,782...

UK signs deal to purchase five E-7 early warning radar aircraft

In a statement released by the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) 22 March, UK Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson has signed a $1.98Bn deal to purchase five E-7 airborne early warning and control (AEW&C) aircraft. Designed for the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) under "Project Wedgetail" and...