NATO Will See Better

NATO Will See Better 14 December, 2016

Boeing announced on 13 December that the delivery of the first upgraded E-3A Airborne Warning and Control System aircraft to NATO has been realized. NATO has a fleet of 14 AWACS aircraft, all of which will receive upgrades under a $257 million modification contract. The work on the entire fleet is expected to be completed in 2018. The modernization program includes cockpit upgrades to improve mission-readiness and decreased costs.

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