Countermeasure & Electromagnetic Attack Solutions

Advanced Compact EW Solutions

An Apache helicopter fires flares in self-defense. Fog hovers over a dense forest below.
Next-generation dispenser systems and compact countermeasures to help aircraft answer evolving IR and RF threats.

A history of trusted solutions:

  • Market leader in fiber-optic towed decoys providing RF self-protection for the F/A-18E/F and our warfighters
  • Trusted partner across U.S. Armed Forces and allied nations on fixed- and rotary-wing aircraft
  • Affordable and agile next-generation technologies to outpace our adversaries
  • Full-spectrum capabilities in compact applications for improved self-protection


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The BAE Systems AN/ALE-55 Fiber-Optic Towed Decoy (FOTD) provides reliable, robust signal-jamming self-protection against radio frequency (RF) threats on a variety of aircraft.

AN/ALE-55 Fiber-Optic Towed Decoy (FOTD)

A high-powered electronic off-board countermeasure provides jet fighters, bombers, and transport aircraft with RF self-protection from current and future missile threats.

A Black Hawk helicopter fires countermeasure flares. Fog hovers over a dense forest below.

Smart D²™ system

Delivering the automation, communication, and acute intelligence of next-generation smart countermeasures.



Our ALE-47 Airborne Countermeasures Dispenser System protects fixed-wing, fast jet, and rotary aircraft against infrared and radio-frequency missile attacks worldwide.

ALE-47 Airborne Countermeasures Dispenser System

Delivering aircraft survivability from IR and RF missile attacks.


Countermeasure & 
Electromagnetic Attack Solutions

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