The FLIR would be complementary with the nose radar which has a grey dome.
CEC means Cooperative Engagement Capability. Its not radar. Its networking. The radar or sensor information gathered on the helicopter would be communicated to a ship.
So, does this shed any lights on whether this is an ASW helicopter or not?
Can somebody explain how capable are Chinese at Anti submarine warfare , cause i heard American submarines are quieter then a school of small plankton thats really quiet , my uncle Jack told me this hes a retired WW2 submariner , Uss Caiman SS 323This Z-20 is a GP versian for the navy and not a specialised ASW version. The ASW version will field a bigger search radar underneath