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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 […]


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 […]


LM to Provide Iraq Air Command and Control System

LM to Provide Iraq Air Command and Control System

EAGAN, Minn: The U.S. Air Force awarded Lockheed Martin $28.1 million contract to provide the first phase of an integrated technology network designed to increase the Iraqi Air Force’s situational awareness in both military and civilian airspace. Under the competitive […]


Enhanced Long-Range Target Validation Capability Demo

Enhanced Long-Range Target Validation Capability Demo

McKinney TX: Raytheon demonstrated an enhanced long-range electronic identification capability that helps soldiers better validate targets on the battlefield and reduce fratricide. Part of a U.S. Army-sponsored demonstration, Raytheon integrated its Target Validation System technology with a Long Range Advanced […]


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 […]


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 […]


Sizable Potential in the European Air ISR Market

Sizable Potential in the European Air ISR Market

LONDON: Spurred by EDA (European Defence Agency) and NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) requirements, Europe’s armed forces continue to upgrade and expand their defense systems. Because C2 systems are vital troop components that require regular procurement and consistent upgrades, the […]


 
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