Update Internet capabilities on the currently deployed aircraft E-6B Mercury, strategic air command platforms countries will expand their ability to provide control of the country in crisis criteria.
Update bandwidth capabilities IPBE (Internet Protocol Bandwidth Expansion) not so long ago was completed during Polga programmke repair by extending the life of SLEP (service life extension program) on the plane, «410», which was delivered to the military fleet on March 14.
This plane comes in the 4th Squadron aerial reconnaissance (VQ-4) at Tinker Air Force Base (Piece Oklahoma) and is the third modernized airborne command Fri E-6B
Updates provide more robust networking capabilities, with all this saving on volume and weight, said Kurt Rosenberg (Curt Rosenbery), control group IPBE for airborne command Fri E-6.
Today IPBE equipped four aircraft E-6: one for testing to Pax River and three squadrons VQ-4. Modernization must go another 12 E-6B aircraft, the latest update will be completed by the middle of the machine 2014 ft. / G, said Rosenberg.