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JF-17 Block-II equipped with new MAWS

Discussion in 'JF-17 Thunder' started by Windjammer, Jul 29, 2017.

  1. Windjammer

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    Dual Ejection Pylons

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    Great news .. any details about MAWS ?


    Source of procurement ?
     
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    Not sure but it was first seen on A/C 229 which was also fitted with IFR system.

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    May be another western system added instead of Chinese one ??
     
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    it looks more like an illumination source for night time in flight refueling than MAWS
     
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    And the platform continues to evolve...
     
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    You are correct
     
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    all thanks to you if you remember :cheers:
     
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    maws stands for?
     
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    missile approach warning sensor, but that is not MAWS, that is a light for IFR
     
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    Ok what is maws,where is maws, whats the role of maws?

    Explain this like you are explaining to a kid ,a dumb kid
     
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    No spoon feeding to lazy dumb kids. Google is a good place to start


    Looks like ejection ports are for dumb bombs, not for AAM.
    Why there are no markings/numbers on the plane?


     
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    Dual eject pylons yes.
    MAWS no.
    Thats just a light for night time refuelling/
     
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    Maws sensor on the butt near the base of the v tail and other area of plane

    Processor unit related to maws may be on the top of v tail


    jf-17 maws

    https://goo.gl/images/NXuECC
     
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    Earlier when i said that it was a light like that installed on upgraded Jaguars (pop out) to assist in night time refueling, some of you argued how can a side looking light help in this regard and insisted to be MAWS on the JF-17, but now we are back to initial judgement.

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