NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — One of the best protection systems the Navy is counting on for aircraft carriers and other capital vessels is the Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program (Sewip) Block Upgrades, according to Rear Adm. Michael Manazir, director of air warfare. Coupled with the rolling airframe missile (RAM), Sewip provides a daunting shield, Manazir told the Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) during a recent exclusive tour of the aircraft carrier CVN-78 Gerald R. Ford, ...


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