High cost of AEW&BM platforms justified, say Defence IQ readers

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Is airborne early warning and battle management (AEW&BM) a relic of the Cold War? Or is it still a vital component for operations today? We asked your opinion on AEW&BM technologies and wanted to know if their high costs can be justified in the current economic climate. Here are the results… Many respondents did underline economic concerns as a factor but others also pointed out that continued investment and improvements to technologies such as AEW&BM feeds the economy and helps st...
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