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Electronic Aircraft Variants

BUILDER NAME ENGINES SERVICE COMMENTS
E-1BGRUMMANTRACER2R-1820-82ANAVYLIGHT, HIGH-WING, CARRIER-BASED AIRCRAFT WITH TRICYCLE LANDING GEAR EQUIPPED FOR AIRBORNE EARLY WARNING OPERATIONS (4 CREW)
E-2BGRUMMANHAWKEYE2T56-A-8/-8A/-8BNAVYEARLY WARNING, COMMAND, CONTROL AIRCRAFT, CARRIER-BASED FOR TASK FORCE SUPPORT (5 CREW)
E-2CGRUMMANHAWKEYE2T56-A-422NAVYE-2B WITH IMPROVED ENGINES, COMPUTER, RADAR, AND NEW PASSIVE DETECTION SYSTEM
E-3ABOEINGSENTRY4TF-33-TF-100ANATOBOEING MODEL 707-300 SERIES WITH LARGE, FUSELAGE-MOUNTED, ROTATING DISH RADOME, USED IN COMMAND, CONTROL SURVEILLANCE, WEAPONS CONTROL,COMMUNICATIONS RELAY, SELF-DEFENSE, AND THREAT EVALUATION/WARNING
E-3BBOEINGSENTRY4TF-33-PW-100AAFE-3A MODIFIED WITH UPGRADED COMPUTER AND COMMUNICATIONS EQUIPMENT
E-3CBOEINGSENTRY4TF-33-PW-100AAFE-3A MODIFIED WITH UPGRADED COMPUTER AND COMMUNICATIONS EQUIPMENT, EQUIPPED WITH APY-2 MARITIME RADAR
E-3DBOEINGSENTRY4CFM-56UKUSAF E-3A AIRCRAFT PURCHASED BY THE UNITED KINGDOM AND MODIFIED WITH CFM-56 ENGINES AND VARIOUS OTHER EQUIPMENT
E-3FBOEINGSENTRY4TF33-PW-100AFRANCEE-3 MODIFIED FOR USE BY FRENCH AIR FORCE
E-4BBOEINGNONE4F-105-PW-100AFUPGRADED E-4A WITH MAJOR MODIFICATIONS IN AVIONICS, INFLIGHT REFUELING, INCREASED ELECTRICAL POWER, ENVIRONMENTAL COOLING, AND HIGHER THRUST ENGINES
E-6ABOEINGNONE4CFM-56NAVYCOMMUNICATIONS RELAY VARIANT OF BOEING 707 INCLUDES (TACAMO) SUITE, WING-TIP PODS, TRAILING WIRE ANTENNA, AND FOUR 75-KNA GENERATORS
E-8ANONENONETBDAFPLATFORM FOR JOINT STARS
E-8CBOEING, NORTHROP, GRUMMAN4P&W JT3D-3BAFOPERATIONAL PLATFORM FOR JOINT STARS
E-9ADEHAVILLANDNONE2PW12AAFTWO ENGINE PROP AIRCRAFT WITH SEA SURVEILLANCE RADAR AND DATA LINK FOR DRONE COMMAND AND CONTROL TO RELAY MISSILE FIRING INFORMATION
EA-1EMCDONNELL DOUGLASSKYRAIDER1R-3350-26WDNAVYLAND OR CARRIER-BASED MULTI-PURPOSE AIRCRAFT USED FOR ATTACK BOMBER,UTILITY, EARLY WARNING AND ASW SEARCH OPERATIONS (3 CREW)
EA-3BMCDONNELL DOUGLASSKYWARRIOR2J57-P-10NAVYA-3B EQUIPPED FOR ELECTRONIC COUNTERMEASURES (7 CREW)
EA-4FMCDONNELL DOUGLASSKYHAWK1J52-P-6A/-6B/-8ANAVYTA-4F MODIFIED FOR ECM MISSIONS
EA-6AGRUMMANINTRUDER2J52-P-8A/-8BNAVYA-6A CONFIGURED FOR TACTICAL ECM MISSION (2 CREW)
EA-6BGRUMMANPROWLER2J52-P-8A/-8B/-408NAVYIMPROVED EA-6A WITH LONGER FUSELAGE, MORE VERSATILE ELECTRONIC SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM AND MORE POWERFUL JAMMERS (4 CREW)
EA-7LLTV AEROSPACECORSAIR II1TF-30-P-408NAVYTA-7C MODIFIED TO FLEET ELECTRONIC WARFARE SUPPORT GROUP (FEWSG) CONFIGURATION
EB-47EBOEINGSTRATOJET6J47-GE-25/-25ANAVYMULTI-ENGINE JET AIRCRAFT WITH SWEPT TAIL SURFACES AND SPECIAL ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT (3 CREW)
EB-57BMARTINCANBERRA2J65-W-5/-5BAFWIDE BODY, SHORT WING TACTICAL BOMBER MODIFIED TO PROVIDE ELECTRONIC COUNTERMEASURE TARGETS FOR GROUND AND AIRBORNE RADAR SYSTEMS (2 CREW)
EC-18BBOEINGNONE4JT3D-7AFBOEING 707-300 SERIES MODIFIED FOR ADVANCED RANGE INSTRUMENTATION AIRCRAFT (ARIA) MISSION
EC-18DBOEINGNONE4JT3D-7AFMODIFIED C-18A USED TO SUPPORT CRUISE MISSILE MISSION CONTROL AIRCRAFT (CMMCA)
EC-24ADOUGLAS AIRCRAFT CORPNONE4JT3D-3NAVYUPGRADED UNITED AIRLINES DC-8-54F (FREIGHTER) USED TO SIMULATE C3 THREAT
EC-121KLOCKHEEDWARNING STAR4R-3350-42NAVYC-121C (SUPER CONSTELLATION) MODIFIED AS SEARCH AIRPLANE WITH BOTTOM AND TOP RADAR ANTENNA (26 CREW)
EC-130ELOCKHEEDHERCULES4T56-A-7/-7AAF/CGC-130E MODIFIED BY REMOVING EXTERNAL PYLON TANKS AND ADDING RADIO OPERATOR/NAVIGATOR POSITIONS AND LONG-RANGE RADIO AID TO NAVIGATION (LORAN) CALIBRATION EQUIPMENT, AF VERSION CONFIGURED AS ABCCC
EC-130GLOCKHEEDHERCULES4T56-A-423NAVYC-130E WITH TACAMO COMMUNICATION SYSTEM AN/USC-13(V) INSTALLED
EC-130HLOCKHEEDHERCULES4T56-A-15AFSPECIAL ELECTRONIC CONFIGURATION OF C-130H (COMPASS CALL)
EC-130JLOCKHEEDNONE4AE2100D3AFC-130J MODIFIED TO PERFORM COMMAND AND CONTROL OR SPECIAL MISSIONS
EC-130QLOCKHEEDHERCULES4T56-A-423NAVYSIMILAR TO EC-130G AIRCRAFT, CAPABLE OF COMMUNICATING WITH SUBMERGED SUBMARINES
EC-130VLOCKHEEDHERCULES4T56-A-15CGHC-130H MODIFIED WITH FUSELAGE-MOUNTED, ROTATING DISH RADOME FOR DETECTING AND TRACKING AIRCRAFT SURFACE VESSELS INVOLVED IN SMUGGLING; MARITIME DEFENSE ZONE COMMAND AND CONTROL
EC-135BBOEINGSTRATOLIFTER4TF33-P-5AFC-135B MODIFIED AS ADVANCED RANGE INSTRUMENTED AIRCRAFT (ARIA) (INCLUDES LARGER NOSE RADOME)
EC-135CBOEINGSTRATOLIFTER4TF33-P-9AFIMPROVED C-135B WITH DIFFERENT ENGINES AND ELECTRONICS FOR AIRBORNE COMMAND POST AND COMMUNICATION RELAY CAPABILITY, FORMERLY KC-135B
EC-135EBOEINGSTRATOLIFTER4TF-33-PW-102AFC-135A MODIFIED FOR PARTICULAR MISSIONS BY USAF DIRECTION
EC-135GBOEINGSTRATOLIFTER4J57-P/F-59WAFKC-135A MODIFIED FOR AIRBORNE NATIONAL COMMAND POST
EC-135HBOEINGSTRATOLIFTER4J57-P/F-59WAFKC-135A MODIFIED FOR AIRBORNE NATIONAL COMMAND POST
EC-135JBOEINGSTRATOLIFTER4TF33-P-9AFFORMERLY KC-135B MODIFIED FOR AIRBORNE NATIONAL COMMAND POST
EC-135KBOEINGSTRATOLIFTER4J57-P/F-59WAFKC-135A MODIFIED FOR DEPLOYMENT CONTROL
EC-135LBOEINGSTRATOLIFTER4J57-P/F-59WAFKC-135A MODIFIED FOR RADIO RELAY AND AM DROPOUT CAPABILITY
EC-135NBOEINGSTRATOLIFTER4J57-P/F-43WBAFC-135A WITH ELECTRONICS MODIFICATION AS ADVANCED RANGE INSTRUMENTED AIRCRAFT (ARIA), LARGE NOSE RADOME
EC-135PBOEINGSTRATOLIFTER4J57-P/F-59WAFKC-135A MODIFIED FOR AIRBORNE NATIONAL COMMAND POST
EC-135YBOEINGSTRATOLIFTER4J57-P/F-43AFFORMERLY NKC-135 RECONFIGURED AS COMMAND, CONTROL, AND COMMUNICATIONS AIRCRAFT FOR CINCCENT
EC-137DBOEINGNONE4JT3D-3BAFBOEING 707 WITH EXTENDED FUSELAGE AND JT3D-3B ENGINES USED TO PROVIDE AIRBORNE COMMAND, CONTROL, AND COMMUNICATIONS FOR UNCINCSOC
EF-111AGENERAL DYNAMICS, GRUMMANRAVEN2TF30-P-109AFF-111 EXTENSIVELY MODIFIED AND EQUIPPED WITH ADVANCED ELECTRONIC DETECTION, JAMMING, AND COUNTERMEASURES EQUIPMENT, PERFORMS ESCORT DEFENSE SUPPRESSION FOR TACTICAL ATTACK FORCES
EF-4JMCDONNELL DOUGLASPHANTOM II2J79-GE-8BNAVYF-4J MODIFIED FOR ELECTRONIC WARFARE MISSIONS
EH-1HBELLIROQUOIS1T53-L-13ARMYUH-1H MODIFIED FOR ELECTRONIC COUNTERMEASURES ARMY SECURITY AGENCY EW EQUIPMENT
EH-1XBELLIROQUOIS1T53-L-13ARMYSIMILAR TO UH-1H EXCEPT FOR DIFFERENT ELECTRICAL SYSTEM, MODIFIED CARGO, AND SPECIAL EW & ECM EQUIPMENT, CREW: PILOT, COPILOT, AND 2 OPERATORS
EH-60ASIKORSKYBLACK HAWK2T-700-GE-700ARMYUH-60A WITH THE ELECTICAL SYSTEM AND CARGO AREA MODIFIED TO PROVIDE POWER AND SPACE FOR INSTALLATION OF SPECIAL ELECTRONIC MISSION EQUIPMENT AND TWO MISSION SYSTEM OPERATORS
EH-60CSIKORSKYBLACK HAWK2GE T-700ARMYUH-60A MODIFIED WITH SPECIAL ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT AND EXTERNAL ANTENNA (QUICK FIX)
EH-60LSIKORSKYBLACK HAWK2T700-GE-701CARMYMODIFICATION OF EH-60A TO H-60L CONFIGURATION, INCLUDES A MAJOR UPGRADE OF THE MISSION EQUIPMENT
EKA-3BMCDONNELL DOUGLASSKYWARRIOR2J57-P-10NAVYA-3B CONFIGURED FOR TANKER/AIRCRAFT/COUNTERMEASURES OR STRIKE (TACOS) MISSION
EO-5BDEHAVILLANDNONE4PT-106 TURBOPROPARMYNEAR ALL-WEATHER, LOW SPEED TURBOPROP AIRCRAFT WITH EXTENDED RANGE CAPABILITY AND SIGINT MISSION EQUIPMENT
EP-2HLOCKHEEDNEPTUNE4R-3350-32WANAVYP-2E WITH ASW EQUIPMENT REMOVED AND UHF TELEMETRY INSTALLED FOR DATA RELAY MISSION (9 CREW)
EP-3ALOCKHEEDORION4T56-A-10WNAVYP-3A MODIFIED FOR ELECTRONIC RECONNAISSANCE
EP-3BLOCKHEEDORION3T56-A-14NAVYP-3B MODIFIED FOR ELECTRONIC RECONNAISSANCE
EP-3JLOCKHEEDORION4T56-A-14NAVYMODIFIED EP-3B WITH ACTIVE JAMMING CAPABILITY
ERA-3BMCDONNELL DOUGLASSKYWARRIOR2J57-P-10NAVYRA-3B MODIFIED TO FLEET ELECTRONIC WARFARE SUPPORT GROUP CONFIGURATION
ES-2DGRUMMANTRACKER2R-1820-82ANAVYS-2D MODIFIED FOR PACIFIC MISSILE RANGE SURVEILLANCE/CLEARANCE MISSIONS

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