U.S. Navy Plans Avionics Makeover For Long-Lived E-2D

U.S. Navy E-2D Advanced Hawkeye
The U.S. Navy wants to create a theater-wide operating picture by networking and fusing the products of multiple E-2D radars.
Credit: Northrop Grumman
The Northrop Grumman E-2 Hawkeye’s earliest contemporaries, which include A-4 Skyhawks and Vought F-8 Crusaders, have been retired to museums, as have their replacements. Its production line in St. Augustine, Florida, is due to shut down in 2028 if no new orders are signed. And it is the last fixed...
Steve Trimble

Steve covers military aviation, missiles and space for the Aviation Week Network, based in Washington DC.

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