Intense Round of Global AEW Investment Ends in ‘Mystery’ Contract

At the end of a long summer that saw a string of international contracts signed for new AEW (airborne early warning) platforms, an unidentified customer has inked a $680 million order on ensuring their early warning and control capability. Saab announced the purchase of its Erieye AEW&C in October, which includes an agreement for ground equipment, logistics and support for the next 4½ years, and a possible further three aircraft. Speculation as to the identity of the buyer h...
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