Air Force Seeks High-Power Electromagnetics Technologies for Electronic and Cyber Warfare

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February 5, 2016 | Originally published by Date Line: February 5 on

KIRTLAND AIR FORCE BASE, N.M., 27 Jan. 2016. U.S. Air Force weapons experts are reaching out to industry for new technologies to apply high-power electromagnetics (HPEM) technologies to electronic warfare (EW) and cyber warfare.
Officials of the Directed Energy Directorate of the Air Force Research Laboratory at Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., released a broad agency announcement Tuesday for new initiatives in the High Power Electromagnetics (HPEM) Cyber and Electronic Warfare Applications (CEWA) program.
The HPEM CEWA project seeks to use high-power electromagnetics technologies to support and enhance the missions of the military cyber and EW communities.

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