Electronic Weapons: Lighting Up 2,000 F-18s

Archives

January 1, 2009: The U.S. Navy has been put in charge of a software and hardware upgrade for 2,000 F-18 fighters (all models) used by the United States, Canada, Australia, Spain, Kuwait, Switzerland, Finland and Malaysia. These upgrades will cost about $400,000 per aircraft, and are mainly concerned with software, communications and radar tweaks. It will take five years to complete work on all the aircraft.

 


Article Archive

Electronic Weapons: Current 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999 


X

ad
0
20

Help Keep Us Soaring

We need your help! Our subscription base has slowly been dwindling. We need your help in reversing that trend. We would like to add 20 new subscribers this month.

Each month we count on your subscriptions or contributions. You can support us in the following ways:

  1. Make sure you spread the word about us. Two ways to do that are to like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.
  2. Subscribe to our daily newsletter. We’ll send the news to your email box, and you don’t have to come to the site unless you want to read columns or see photos.
  3. You can contribute to the health of StrategyPage. A contribution is not a donation that you can deduct at tax time, but a form of crowdfunding. We store none of your information when you contribute..
Subscribe   Contribute   Close