Airborne Early Warning Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
airborne early warning
1.) The detection of enemy air or surface units by radar or other equipment carried in an airborne vehicle, and the transmitting of a warning to friendly units.
- also called AEW
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Term Classification: operations
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