The evolution of warfare in the 21st century has placed a significant emphasis on electronic warfare (EW), where the ability to detect and counter electronic threats can be the key to mission success and pilot safety.

In a crucial development, L3Harris Technologies has been awarded contracts to provide advanced electronic warfare systems for the US Navy’s F/A-18 Hornet and Super Hornet aircraft, ensuring that naval aviators remain ahead of emerging threats and are kept out of harm’s way.

L3Harris Technologies, a leader in providing cutting-edge technology solutions, has a distinguished history in delivering EW systems to the US Navy.

With a strong track record and a commitment to innovation, L3Harris is at the forefront of developing and supplying advanced EW systems for military aircraft.

The $104 Million Follow-on Contract

A significant milestone in L3Harris’s partnership with the US Navy is the recent award of a $104 million follow-on contract.

Under this contract, L3Harris will build and supply Integrated Defensive Electronic Countermeasures (IDECM) jammer systems for various F/A-18 variants, including the F/A-18C, D, E, and F.