Harris Corp. tapped for $91 million in EW systems on RMAF fleet
MELBOURNE, Fla. Harris Corporation has won a $91 million indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (ID/IQ) contract to provide its AN/ALQ-211 Advanced Integrated Defensive Electronic Warfare Suite (AIDEWS) systems to the Royal Moroccan Air Force (RMAF) for installation on the RMAF's fleet of F-16 aircraft.
The Harris AIDEWS system is a modular electronic warfare (EW) solution that includes radar warning and radio-frequency countermeasures capabilities. In addition, it is compatible with a variety of aircraft and is available in an externally mounted pod.
Harris is also on tap to provide support equipment and services that will help protect the RMAF's fleet of F-16 aircraft -- made by General Dynamics and known as the "Fighting Falcon" -- against current and evolving electronic threats.