Leonardo Launches Second-Generation AESA Radar

LONDON – Leonardo-Finmeccanica has unveiled what it calls a second generation of active electronically scanned array (AESA) search radars. The flat-panel X-band “Osprey” system – developed by the company at its Edinburgh site in the U.K. – uses two or three AESA antennas positioned around the...
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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