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The Corps is facing down increased threats from electronic warfare. In Syria, adversaries have used EW attacks against AC-130 gunships.
By Shawn Snow
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Adversaries in Syria are attempting to use aggressive electronic warfare capabilities to disable the Air Force's gunships.
For about 50 years, versions of the aircraft, known as the “Angel of Death” for its lethality, have been providing close air support, air interdiction and armed reconnaissance to troops throughout the world.
By Ken Chamberlain