Boeing Australia - Australia
Australia; NATO; South Korea; Turkey; United Kingdom; United States (announced)
SPECIAL-MISSION: AIRBORNE EARLY WARNING
Specially-equipped platform providing over-battlefield Command and Control (C2) capability for allied aerial elements.
SPECIAL-MISSION: ELETRONIC WARFARE
Equipped to actively deny adversaries the ElectroMagnetic (EM) spectrum and protect said spectrum for allied forces.
Maximum Take-Off Weight
monoplane / low-mounted / swept-back
Design utilizes a single primary wing mainplane; this represents the most popular modern mainplane arrangement.
Mainplanes are low-mounted along the sides of the fuselage.
The planform features wing sweep back along the leading edges of the mainplane, promoting higher operating speeds.
2 x CFM International CFM56-7 (CFM56-7B27A) non-afterburning turbofan engines developing 27,300lb of thrust each.
(955 kph | 516 knots)
(12,500 m | 8 miles)
(7,040 km | 3,801 nm)
MACH Regime (Sonic)
RANGES (MPH) Subsonic: <614mph | Transonic: 614-921 | Supersonic: 921-3836 | Hypersonic: 3836-7673 | Hi-Hypersonic: 7673-19180 | Reentry: >19030
None. Special mission equipment carried related to the AEW role.