Boeing Wins $478 Million USAF F-15 EPAWSS Contract

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Boeing Wins $478 Million USAF F-15 EPAWSS Contract
Boeing selected for U.S. Air Force's Eagle Passive Active Warning Survivability System (EPAWSS)

Boeing has been awarded a $478.7 million contract for F-15 Eagle Passive/Active Warning and Survivability System (EPAWSS) engineering manufacturing and development.

Contractor will provide planning, design development, integration, testing and risk reduction activities for the F-15 EPAWSS program. Work is expected to be complete by Aug. 31, 2020, US department of defense said in a statement Friday.

The Eagle Passive Active Warning Survivability System provides the U.S. Air Force F-15 fleet with advanced electronic warfare technology to maximize mission effectiveness and survivability.

EPAWSS offers fully integrated radar warning, geo-location, situational awareness, and self-protection solutions to detect and defeat surface and airborne threats in signal-dense contested and highly contested environments. Equipped with advanced electronic countermeasures, it enables deeper penetration against modern integrated air defense systems, providing rapid response capabilities to protect the aircrew.

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