Description: A role and place of Airborne early Warning and Control System (AWACS) is examined in the single checking of air space of the state system. Their strategic, operative and tactical tasks are determined. Experience and features of the use of AWACS comes into question by different countries. The analysis of possibilities of radio-location secret service of air opponent is conducted by the aviation complexes of AWACS form and configuration of areas of disclosure aims of different classes. The most credible variants of the use of AWACS are examined in Military Powers of Ukraine.
Keywords: Airborne early Warning and Control System , radio-locating stations, system of radio-locating secret service