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Boeing to upgrade Japanese E-767


Boeing announced on its Twitter account that the first E-767 aircraft of the Japan Airborne Warning and Control System fleet has landed in San Antonio.


Boeing to upgrade Japanese E 767 1 E-767 aircraft (Picture source: 航空自衛隊)


“We’ll be upgrading the fleet [of E-767 aircraft] to help it monitor and communicate for years to come,” said on Twitter.

The Boeing E-767 is an Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) aircraft. It was designed in response to the Japan Air Self-Defense Force's requirements, and is essentially the Boeing E-3 Sentry's surveillance radar and air control system installed on a Boeing 767-200

 


Boeing to upgrade Japanese E 767 The first E-767 aircraft of the Japan Airborne Warning and Control System fleet (Picture source: Boeing Twitter account)