UK Royal Navy Inducts Helicopter-Borne Crowsnest Radar

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LONDON–The first of the Royal Navy’s new Crowsnest Airborne Surveillance and Control (ASaC) helicopters has been inducted into service and will be ready for the UK’s first Carrier Strike Group 21 (CSG21) deployment in May. The Crowsnest capability is one of the primary components of the UK’s carrier...
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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