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, ...

THIS CONTENT REQUIRES SUBSCRIPTION ACCESS

You must be a paid subscriber to access "U.S. Navy Touts Sewip, But DOT&E Wants Better Testing Assets".

 

Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to http://awin.aviationweek.com for access.

 

Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.

Already registered? here.