The U.S. Navy is about to conclude its technical evaluation of the Block 89A upgrade of the EA-6B Prowler tactical jamming aircraft, a milestone that will put it closer to the goal of initial operational capability in fiscal year 2000. Navy testers are certifying the last item, according to Capt. Steven L. Enewold, the EA-6B program manager. The test program is slated to be completed in the next two weeks. The last item is a software fix that changes the way some data are ...

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