Airborne Early Warning (AEW) Aircraft
Airborne Early Warning (AEW) platforms provide the necessary eyes and ears in the sky for modern air powers of the world.There are a total of 34 Airborne Early Warning (AEW) Aircraft in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order (1-to-Z). Flag images indicative of country of origin and not necessarily the primary operator.
Despite current limited production numbers, the Airbus Military C-295 tactical military transport is growing in its...
Operators aplenty as the joint Italian-French ATR 72 has proven a commercial success as a regional airliner for a m...
The Avro Shackleton became the first British bomber to feature contra-rotating propeller blades....
The BAe Hawker Siddeley Nimrod design was based largely on the existing de Havilland Comet 4 series passenger jet a...
The Bell Boeing V-22 Osprey has surmounted its troubled past to become a capable multi-mission tiltrotor system - p...
Deliveries of the all-new, in-development Beriev A-100 AWACS platform is set to begin in, or around, 2020....
The Beriev A-50 Mainstay is a Cold War relic of the Soviet Union, currently serving the Russian military in an upgr...
Boeing has found extended life with its Model 737 product in the form of the AWACs-minded Peace Eagle initiative....
Introduced in 1982, the Boeing Model 767 continues in active operational service today....
The C-97 Stratofreighter was a critical product for both Boeing and the US military throughout the 1950s and 1960s....
A critical player for the United States, NATO and a few Western allies, the Boeing E-3 Sentry continues service in ...
The Boeing E-7 Wedgetail AEW platform is built on the existing framework of the Boeing 737-700 airliner and extensi...
The Britten-Norman Defender was developed from the similar Britten-Norman Islander transport aircraft....
The Fairchild Swearingen Metroliner was produced from 1968 to 2001 aand saw formal introduction during 1972....
Distinct features of the Fairey Gannet included its two contra-rotating propeller units and crew of three....
The Grumman TBF Avenger torpedo bomber saw nearly 10,000 produced during World War 2....
The Grumman E-1 Tracer AEW platform was based on the Grumman C-1 Trader carrier-based transport line....
Introduced in 2004, the Gulfstream G500 business jet has been built in over 500 examples for various global operato...
The IAI EL/W-2085 is an Israeli military development of the commercial Gulfstream G550 series business jet aircraft...
Despite its age, the Soviet-era Ilyushin IL-76 aircraft series is still used around the globe in both civilian and ...
The Kamov Ka-31 twin-rotor helicopter is an AEW variant of the successful Ka-29 navy family line....
The Mil Mi-6 Hook heavy-lift transport helicopter continues to serve around the world despite production concluding...
Despite its 1960s origins, the Grumman E-2 Hawkeye still provides American carrier battle groups with an advanced e...
The Swiss-made Pilatus PC-12 has proven popular with global operators and some 1,500 have been produced since intro...
Born from the Saab 340 framework, the Saab 2000 arrived in 1994 and has seen production surpass 60 units....
The Shaanxi KJ-200 AWACs platform was introduced sometime in 2009 and is based on the Y-8 transport platform....
Introduced in 2009, the Shaanxi KJ-2000 serves the Chinese Army Air Force in the AWACs role....
First flying in 1974, the PLA Air Force still makes use of the An-12-based Shaanxi Y-8 turboprop-powered transport....
The Shenyang Divine Eagle utilizes an unconventional twin-fuselage arrangement for its design....
The Soviet Tu-95 military reconnaissance aircraft formed the basis of the Cold War-era Tupolev Tu-114 medium-range ...
The Tupolev Tu-126 Moss was a serviceable Airborne Early Warning and Control platform developed from a modified Tu-...