BEIJING—The Raytheon APG-82 radar will be the centerpiece of an upgrade of Japanese Boeing F-15 Eagles, which also look almost certain to carry air-to-air missiles from Raytheon. Countering cruise missile attacks by Chinese bombers from the eastern side of Japan is a key role for the modernized aircraft. Standoff air-to-surface capability will also be added. The first upgraded F-15 will be delivered by July 2023, the defense ministry announced in June; work on it and another has been ...


You must have an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) account or subscribe to this Market Briefing to access "APG-82 Key Feature In Japanese F-15 Upgrade".


Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to for access.


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

Already registered? here.