KC-46A Tanker Withstands Electronic Attack

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KC-46A Tanker Withstands Electronic Attack

Post by KirtB » Fri Aug 04, 2017 9:52 am

KC-46A Tanker Withstands Electronic Attack

"In a threat environment that is rapidly expanding into the electromagnetic spectrum, the KC-46A Pegasus has just successfully proved its immunity to electromagnetic pulse weapons. Eliminating a major operational risk and an obstacle on the way to product delivery, according to Boeing executives. 'The KC-46A tanker is protected by various hardening and shielding technologies designed into the aircraft to negate any effects ..." https://defensesystems.com/articles/2017/07/31/kc46-air-force-tanker-electronic-warfare.aspx
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