Radar tool from Northrop Grumman to train crews on air defense shown at AOC 2019

56th ANNUAL AOC INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM AND CONVENTION, WASHINGTON, DC. Northrop Grumman is showing its Joint Threat Emitter (JTE) at the AOC Convention this week; the JTE simulates both single- and double-digit surface-to-air and anti-aircraft artillery radar systems to accurately train combat air crews to defeat or avoid Integrated Air Defense Systems (IADS) around the world in a warlike training environment.

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According to company information, the JTE enables users to train the same way they will fight; can simulate multithreat training on a single system; has fully integrated IADS command-and-control emulation; includes reactivity to aircraft maneuvers and electronic countermeasures; comes with complete debriefing capability, and has an IFF tracking system in multiplayer mode.

Attendees may visit Northrop Grumman in Booth 509.