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Wedgetail Airborne Early Warning & Control aircraft

A Wedgetail Airborne Early Warning and Control Aircraft from No. 2 Squadron taxis out from Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, during Exercise Red Flag Alaska 12-2.

DST contribution to the acquisition of the Airborne Early Warning & Control (AEW&C) capability began with the tender process.

Our expert advice covered more than 20 areas of technology such as radar, electronic warfare systems, communications, data fusion and human factors.

In 2015, the AEW&C Wedgetail aircraft achieved Final Operational Capability (FOC).

DST continues to provide support after its introduction into service.

Key information

  • Airborne Early Warning and Control
  • Electronic Warfare systems
  • Radar
  • Wedgetail Aircraft