LAIRCM

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LAIRCMLarge Aircraft Infrared Countermeasures
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According to the notification, India had requested to buy two SPS consisting of AN/AAQ 24(V) N Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasures (LAIRCM), ALQ-211(V) 8 Advanced Integrated Defensive Electronic Warfare Suite (AIDEWS) and AN/ALE-47 Counter-Measures Dispensing System (CMDS) to protect two (2) Boeing-777 Head-of-State aircraft.
Large, slow aircraft with high signatures flying at low altitudes are prime targets for man-portable air defense missiles and need the protection Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasures systems provide.
Since the project allowed the contractor to ramp up production more quickly, installation schedules were accelerated by one year, enough time to allow Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasures systems to protect C-17s and C-130s during Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Global security company Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) announced today the award of a contract by the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) to support its Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasures (LAIRCM) systems, which are designed to protect aircraft from infrared surface-to-air guided missiles.
The Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasures (LAIRCM) Program Office at Wright Patterson AFB (OH) asserted that if a helicopter (AH-64) has an IR signature of 1, a turboprop transport (C-130) would be 10, a tactical fighter (F-16) would be 35, and a large jet transport (C-17) would be 100.
The Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasures (LAIRCM) Program Office at Wright-Patterson AFB has released the Phase-1 request for proposals (RFP).
The Air Force Research Laboratory (Wright Patterson AFB, OH) is developing a Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasures (LAIRCM) system to protect USAF platforms.
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