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The Hummel is a tactical Very High Frequency (VHF) jammer with lookthrough jamming capability. It is mainly intended to jam enemy multichannel links.

The Hummel is the first generation of the Cicada-C family of jammers.


The system was developed in the 1970s.

It was initially reported in service with Australia, Germany, Netherlands and Spain in the early 1980s. Jane's Radar and Electronic Warfare Systemsfor Aug 12, 2004, reported the Hummel was still serving with those...

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