Raytheon Company announced Wednesday it was recently awarded an
$8.6 million contract to provide the APS- 134LW radar hardware to
Toshiba, for subsequent delivery to the Japan Air Self Defense
Force (JASDF). The radar system will be installed on Japan's U-125A
aircraft, a repurposed Hawker 800.
An Air Force Special Operations investigation into the May 30
crash of a Comp Air 7SL belonging to the Iraqi Air Force has ended
-- but investigators still have little idea of what actually
brought the plane down.