A significant new trend toward using towed decoys to protect aircraft from radar-guided missiles and progress in developing steerable beams to protect against infrared-guided missiles are highlighted in this report on electronic warfare. It was prepared by Contributing Avionics Editor Philip J. Klass, assisted by Senior Avionics Editor Bruce D. Nordwall, Senior Military Editor David A. Fulghum, Northwest U.S. Bureau Chief Paul Proctor, European Editor Pierre Sparaco and London Bureau ...


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