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Airmen Provide Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance

Airmen Provide Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance

SOUTHWEST ASIA: Leaders at every level need battlefield information, and because of Airmen with the 99th Expeditionary Reconnaissance Squadron … now they know. With their RQ-4 Global Hawk and U-2 aircraft, the Airmen excel at providing intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance […]


Navy Moves to Meet Information Age Challenges

Navy Moves to Meet Information Age Challenges

WASHINGTON: The Navy is merging its information technology, intelligence and communications operations into one organization to better address Information Age challenges, including threats to computer networks, the Navy’s top officer said here Oct. 2. “If we as a Navy are […]


UAS career field decisions, ISR organization discussed at summit

UAS career field decisions, ISR organization discussed at summit

WASHINGTON: Air Force leaders met at an intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance summit here Sept. 29 to discuss ISR organizational plans and further refine a blueprint for unmanned aircraft systems career fields. Secretary of the Air Force Michael Donley, Air Force […]


C2ISR Symposium kicks off

C2ISR Symposium kicks off

LEDYARD, Conn: The Air Force Command and Control, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Symposium kicked off here Sept. 28 with a presentation by former Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. John P. Jumper. He told the mixed industry and government gathering […]


Royal Navy Sea Kings ‘Bag’ Intelligence over Helmand

Royal Navy Sea Kings ‘Bag’ Intelligence over Helmand

The Royal Navy’s unique airborne surveillance and control helicopters, known as ‘Baggers’, have recently deployed to Helmand for the first time, where they are detecting, following and intercepting insurgent activity. The Mk7 helicopters are known as Baggers thanks to the […]


New Missile Plan Better Suited Against Iran, Gates Says

New Missile Plan Better Suited Against Iran, Gates Says

WASHINGTON: The new U.S. missile defense plan will offer better protection than a previous proposal even if intelligence forecasts on Iran prove wrong, Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates said today. As opposed to earlier plans to build ground-based components in […]


Sniper ATP Demonstrates Enhanced ISR Capability in Exercise

Sniper ATP Demonstrates Enhanced ISR Capability in Exercise

ORLANDO, FL: Lockheed Martin’s Sniper Advanced Targeting Pod (ATP) demonstrated its advanced intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) capability during the recent joint forces Empire Challenge exercise. The enhancements respond to U.S. defense officials’ call for improved ISR for convoy route […]


Russia could challenge US interests – Report

Russia could challenge US interests – Report

WASHINGTON: Russia has been among the countries that could challenge U.S interests, according to the U.S. 2009 National Intelligence Strategy (NIS). The NIS, a four-year blueprint for intelligence services, was released late on Tuesday. Russia, China, Iran and North Korea […]


China, Russia tarred with US intel listing

China, Russia tarred with US intel listing

Washington: The United States fingered emerging superpower China and resurgent Russia as its main challengers on Tuesday in new intelligence guidelines that highlighted the rising scourge of cyber-war. “A number of nation-states have the ability to challenge US interests in […]


 
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