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Fairchild Metro II/III/23/25/Merlin IV/C-26 Metroliner - Sweden
S.88 (Fairchild SA.227AEW)
Serial: 8? Unit: unknown Swedish Air Force obtained one Metro III to development of early warning system version. This was equipped with circa eight meter long planar antenna covering on its fuselage shoulder for the FSR-890 Erieye. This active side-viewing radar station of Ericsson works in E/F-band. However project was cancelled and changed to national Saab 340.