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Air Force Officials Review Distributed Common Ground System

Air Force Officials Review Distributed Common Ground System

LANGLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Va: Air Force officials began a comprehensive review of the Distributed Common Ground System, commonly known as the Sentinel, and its periodic maintenance Feb. 22 through 26 here. Sentinel Focus 10A is the second review for […]


UAE Orders Saab Erieye Radar System

UAE Orders Saab Erieye Radar System

Defence and security company Saab has signed a contract for the sale of an airborne surveillance system to the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The contract is worth approximately 1.5 billion SEK. The contract covers two Saab 340 AEW (Airborne Early […]


Unmanned aircraft crews strive to support warfighters

Unmanned aircraft crews strive to support warfighters

WASHINGTON: As Pentagon officials look for ways to increase intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance support for warfighters in Afghanistan, the Air Force’s first unmanned aircraft systems wing already is on the case in its never-ending quest to provide more and better […]


Advanced Radar Improves Iraqi Air Surveillance

Advanced Radar Improves Iraqi Air Surveillance

KIRKUK REGIONAL AIR BASE, Iraq: The Iraqi air force significantly enhanced its air defense capabilities recently with the arrival of a digital air surveillance radar system. The DASR system, which includes the radar and the radar control facility, allows Iraqi […]


German Army to Lease Heron UAV for ISR Missions

German Army to Lease Heron UAV for ISR Missions

Rheinmetall Defence and the German Federal Office of Defense Technology and Procurement (Bundesamt für Wehrtechnik und Beschaffung – BWB) signed a service provider contract today to provide the German Bundeswehr with intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) capabilities through the deployment […]


First Flight Of Skyeye 350 Aerial Surveillance Aircraft

First Flight Of Skyeye 350 Aerial Surveillance Aircraft

Scottsdale AZ: Aerial Surveillance Systems has announced the SkyEye 350 Hawker Beechcraft King Air 350-based aerial surveillance aircraft successfully completed its first flight on September 30th. “We successfully demonstrated the capability of our aerial surveillance aircraft and are very pleased […]


Indonesia plans to launch surveillance drone

Indonesia plans to launch surveillance drone

Jakarta: Indonesia plans to launch a drone plane called “Puna” next year to support national defence and monitor extremist activity, an official said Sunday. “Puna, an unmanned small aircraft, can safely observe hard-to-reach areas. It has been tested and we’ll […]


Unmanned Helicopter Flies with Foliage-Penetrating Radar

Unmanned Helicopter Flies with Foliage-Penetrating Radar

IRVINE, Ca: The Boeing A160T Hummingbird unmanned helicopter successfully completed 20 test flights from Aug. 31 to Oct. 8 with the Foliage Penetration Reconnaissance, Surveillance, Tracking and Engagement Radar (FORESTER). The tests, conducted at Fort Stewart, Ga., validated the radar-carrying […]


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 […]


 
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