Israel has launched an advanced airborne electronic warfare training and simulation system

Israel has launched an advanced airborne electronic warfare training and simulation system, the Israeli hi-tech company Elbit Systems said on Thursday.

The new trainer, named Aircrew Mobile Simulation and Training Field (AMSTF), enables efficient training and simulation for pilots against realistic electronic warfare multi-threats.

Housed in a standard mobile container, the AMSTF system incorporates a range of transmitters, sensors, communications, command and control as well as analytical systems to enable full spectrum coverage, including radio frequency, infra-red and electro-optics.

The system also records the entire session for debriefing and analysis.

In addition, positioning several AMSTF units within the training area enables to conduct squadron and fleet training.

Designed as an open architecture system, the new trainer enables programmable and configurable operation for maximum user independence.

Elbit Systems, founded in 1966 and based in the northern city of Haifa, deals in a wide range of defense, homeland security and commercial programs worldwide.