AN/ALR-67  
Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 2003
Total Production: 487
Unitary Cost: USD$800,000
Also Known As: AN/ALR-67(V)3
Origin: United States of America
Corporations: Raytheon
Parent System: AN/ALR-67
Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 2003
Total Production: 487
Total Cost: USD$400 million
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Description: The ALR-67 is the US Navy standard warning system installed on carrier-based, front-line, combat-coded F/A-18C/D/E/F aircraft. It is a compact, lightweight and cost-effective fourth generation warning system providing improved situational awareness. Initial deployment aboard the Super Hornet was conducted during the military campaign in Iraq from 2003.

The proliferation of advanced radar systems, specially pulse-Doppler based radars, has produced an electromagnetic environment that virtually disables existing radar warning systems. The state-of-the-art ALR-67 counters that problem providing reliable situational awareness to modern military aircraft such as the US Navy's F/A-18E/F Super Hornet.

Low rate initial production of the system began in June 1998, followed by full rate production (Lot 1) in August 1999. In April 2005, Raytheon was awarded Lot 7 production contract calling for 42 AN/ALR-67(V)3 warners plus spares valued at $44 million to be delivered between October 2006 and September 2007. Lot 7 production contract included three annual follow-on contract options for 92 additional systems worth $117 million. As of April 2005, the US Navy has ordered 284 ALR-67s.

On May 15, 2006, Raytheon was awarded a contract valued at $36.9 million for 30 AN/ALR-67(V)3 radar warning receiver (RWR) sets plus spares on behalf of US Navy's F/A-18E/F tactical aircraft. The 30 RWR systems to be delivered between October 2007 and September 2008 were issued under Lot 8 contract which also includes room for another 54 sets valued at $72.9 million. The ALR-67 Lot 1 full production contract was awarded in August 1999.

AN/ALR-67 Applications


Combat Aircraft AV-8B Harrier II AV-8B Harrier II Plus F-14D Tomcat F/A-18A Hornet F/A-18B Hornet F/A-18C Hornet F/A-18D Hornet F/A-18E Super Hornet F/A-18F Super Hornet

AN/ALR-67 Specifications

Weight
Weight: 45 kilogram (99 pound)
CEP: Circular Error Probable
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AN/ALR-67 News

There are 17 news between
7 Feb 2007 and 12 Sep 2017
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Tuesday, September 12, 2017FMS: Canada Seeks 18 F/A-18E/F Super Hornet Aircraft
Thursday, November 17, 2016FMS: Kuwait Seeks 40 F/A-18E/F Super Hornet Aircraft
Thursday, February 28, 2013FMS: Australia Wants 12 F/A-18E/F Super Hornet and 12 EA-18G Growler Aircraft
Tuesday, May 24, 2011Raytheon Awarded Contract for ALR-67(V)3 Full Rate Production Contract
Thursday, April 21, 2011US Navy Orders Lot 13 AN/ALR-67(V)3 Radar Warning Receivers
Tuesday, November 30, 2010US Navy Takes Delivery of 500th ALR-67 Radar Warning Receiver
Thursday, August 6, 2009FMS: Brazil Seeks 36 F/A-18E/F Super Hornets
Wednesday, May 27, 2009Raytheon to Continue Producing Radar Warning Receivers
Friday, August 1, 2008FMS: Australia Seeks Follow-On Support for F/A-18E/F Aircraft
Monday, April 14, 2008Canada and Switzerland Purchase AN/ALR-67(V)3 Digital Radar Warning Receiver

Operators & Related Equipment


OperatorsItems
Australia79
Seventy nine (55+24) AN/ALR-67(V)3s were ordered by the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) in 2007 for its F/A-18 Hornet upgrade program (55 F/A-18A+ and 24 F/A-18F)

Grand Total 4676
 
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