Israel Aerospace Industries-Elta unveiled a new variant of its Conformal Airborne Early Warning (CAEW) aircraft late in 2008. It reflects the fact that AEW aircraft are now platforms that serve as hubs on a networked battlefield. The Gulfstream G550-based CAEW operates as part of a system-of-systems that embraces two other IAI-Elta intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) systems on the G550 platform: the Airborne Integrated Sigint System and the Multi-Mission Airborne ...


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