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What does MAW/UK stand for?

MAW/UK stands for Missile Approach Warning


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On the one hand, missile approach warning system proponents underline its capability to detect and track the path of incoming missiles throughout its flight path--from launch to post motor burnout ballistic phase.
The orders includes certification and limited production of the BOZ-101 EC podded self-protection system, also featuring the MAW-300 missile approach warning system, and development and qualification of a new cockpit control unit for the pod.
American missile approach warning (Maw) sensors fall in the Pentagon's AAR (AAR = piloted aircraft, infrared, passive) series, such as the Alliant Techsystems AAR-47 (also made by Lockheed Martin) on the C-130 and C-17 and the Northrop Grumman AAR-54 family, which is used on the AC/MC-130 and ten other aircraft types.
Joyce-Loebl has also won an "enabling contract" worth up to pounds 1m a year to supply commercial radio equipment to the Ministry of Defence, and a pounds 750,000 extension to a contract to refurbish the RAF and Royal Navy's Missile Approach Warning system.