Upgraded Brazilian AEW Jet Flies

Credit: Brazilian Air Force
Embraer has completed the first flight of an upgraded version of the Brazilian Air Force’s ERJ-145-based Airborne Early Warning radar aircraft. The platform, locally designated E-99M, made its first flight from Embraer’s flight test facility in Gavião Peixoto on Aug. 16, the Brazilian Air Force...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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