Electronic Warfare · Information operations · Information Warfare

Here’s what the Army is saying about its new electronic warfare solution


By: Mark Pomerleau A U.S. Army official is describing results from the recent deployment of an urgent electronic warfare capability to Europe as mixed. In light of advanced Russian capabilities in theater, the U.S. Army decided it couldn’t wait for the current trajectory of the service’s official program schedule for the Electronic Warfare Planning and Management… Continue reading Here’s what the Army is saying about its new electronic warfare solution

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Military warns EMP attack could wipe out America, ‘democracy, world order’


The report is available here.   </end editorial> In an extraordinary and sobering report meant to educate the nation on a growing threat, a new military study warns that an electromagnetic pulse weapon attack such as those developed by North Korea, Russia, and Iran could essentially challenge the United States and displace millions. “Based on the totality of… Continue reading Military warns EMP attack could wipe out America, ‘democracy, world order’

Drones · Information operations · Information Warfare

Defeating Drone Threats


I hate articles which are just manufacturing Press Releases or advertisements. This is one. I include it, however, because it does give a fairly simplistic overview of drones and anti-drone systems. The best thing, however, is a study they cite. The study cited in the Press Release is at Counter-Drone Systems – Center for the Study of… Continue reading Defeating Drone Threats

Electronic Warfare · Information operations · Information Warfare

Can Army Afford The Electronic Warfare Force It Wants?


WASHINGTON: Army planners are thrashing out how many electronic warfare specialists the service needs, not just to rebuild radio-jamming and spoofing capability in combat units, but to create a training cadre that can sustain the EW corps for the long-term. Whether this plan for robust growth — certainly hundreds of soldiers, possibly over a thousand — will… Continue reading Can Army Afford The Electronic Warfare Force It Wants?

GPS Jamming · Information operations · Information Warfare · Russia

Russia denies disrupting GPS signals during Nato Arctic exercises


If NATO did not do this, and Russia denies jamming GPS signals this quickly, it almost certainly means Russia did it.  Russian President Putin’s spokesman, Dmitri Peskov, predictably combined two of Russia’s standard practices: 1) Deny and 2) belittle the report. Peskov did both very quickly and seemingly without hesitation.  The Finnish PM stated, in… Continue reading Russia denies disrupting GPS signals during Nato Arctic exercises

China · Electronic Warfare · Information operations · Information Warfare

EW: China reveals prototype configuration of jam-resistant and counter-stealth quantum radar


7 November 2018 BEIJING – China claims to have revealed a prototype of an advanced quantum radar that is resistant to jamming and may be able to detect stealth aircraft. The Military & Aerospace Electronics take: 7 Nov. 2018 — The system’s operation is rooted in proven science and could be game-changing, but the Chinese still face significant development… Continue reading EW: China reveals prototype configuration of jam-resistant and counter-stealth quantum radar

cyberwar · Electronic Warfare · Information operations · Information Warfare · Russia

Ukraine as Clandestine Testing Ground for Russian Electronic Warfare


This appears to be not only EW but cyber warfare, as well.   </end editorial> Publication: Eurasia Daily Monitor Volume: 15 Issue: 157 By: Yuri Lapaiev November 5, 2018 The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe’s (OSCE) Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine reported at the end of October that one of its long-range unmanned aerial… Continue reading Ukraine as Clandestine Testing Ground for Russian Electronic Warfare