Tag Archives: Glen Bassett

Raytheon Hands First Batch of Chopper Transponders to Korea; Glen Bassett Comments

Raytheon has delivered the first set of transponders to South Korea for that country’s Korea Aerospace Industries-built army utility helicopter. The APX-119 Identification Friend or Foe transponders are designed to help Army troops on the Surion helicopter identify allied forces, gain situational awareness and access civilian airspace, Raytheon said Sunday. Glen …

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Raytheon to Update Aircraft RF ID System; Glenn Bassett Comments

Raytheon will update its radio frequency-based identification system for military aircraft under a modified contract with the U.S. Army. The Army placed the order for the Identification Friend or Foe interrogator in 2012 with the goal of minimizing disruptions to the national airspace system and civilian air traffic, Raytheon said Friday. …

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