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Navy, Boeing Studying Block II Version of EA-18G Growler Electronic Attack Aircraft

Tuesday, May 21, 2019   (0 Comments)

By Richard R. Burgess  |  May 20, 2019  |  SeaPower


ARLINGTON, Va. — Boeing is in the wrap-up stages of a trade study and architecture assessment of an upgrade — called Block II — to the Navy’s EA-18G Growler electronic attack aircraft. The upgrade is an effort to enable the EA-18G to keep up with the dynamic electronic warfare threats.

“It makes sense that we would take something that was designed in the ‘90s and now enhance it to be relevant for decades to come,” said Jennifer Tebo, Boeing’s director of development for the F/A-18 and EA-18G, speaking to reporters May 7 at the Navy League’s Sea-Air-Space exposition. READ MORE...

With over 13,000 members internationally, the Association of Old Crows is an organization for individuals who have common interests in Electronic Warfare (EW), Electromagnetic Spectrum Management Operations, Cyber Electromagnetic Activities (CEMA), Information Operations (IO), and other information related capabilities. The Association of Old Crows provides a means of connecting members and organizations nationally and internationally across government, defense, industry, and academia to promote the exchange of ideas and information, and provides a platform to recognize advances and contributions in these fields.