Rostec has modernized the A-50U radar aircraft

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The corporation spoke about the features of modernization

Rostec spoke in its way about the modernized A-50U long-range radar surveillance and guidance aircraft complex

“The modernized A-50U long-range radar surveillance and guidance aircraft complex can detect new types of aircraft and is also capable of simultaneously tracking a larger number of targets and targeted fighters than the previous modification. The use of modern equipment has reduced the weight of the aircraft and made it possible to increase the flight range and time in the air when performing combat missions,” Rostec said in a statement.

A-50U radar aircraft
A-50U radar aircraft

Rostec has modernized the A-50U radar aircraft

The modernized aircraft received new electronics with greater performance and speed, which made it possible to increase the capabilities of functional software. New LCD monitors with increased diagonal and resolution are installed on board, which increases the efficiency of the radar situation display system. In addition, interior ergonomics have been improved to reduce tactical crew fatigue. The A-50U also received a new flight and navigation system.

The A-50U long-range radar surveillance and guidance aircraft complex is a necessary vehicle in modern combat conditions. As a result of modernization, the aircraft received new technical equipment, which increased the speed and range of detection of air, ground, and sea targets, and the effectiveness of countering the enemy. The aircraft was modernized as part of the program for updating the AWACS aircraft fleet, provided for by the state defense order.

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