The Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF) aims to field two new high-performance sensors on its Lockheed Martin F-16s deployed at Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, in the next few months. They are the RecceLite airborne reconnaissance system from Israel’s Rafael Advanced Defense Systems and the new Block II version of Northrop Grumman’s Litening AT targeting pod, developed in partnership with Rafael. The equipment recently passed a combined operational test and evaluation (OT&E) at ...


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