- Recce Pods for Combat Aircraft. Nitschke, Stefan // Military Technology;Apr2005, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p38
Features several recce systems of reconnaissance aircrafts used by U.S. military combat aircrafts. Airborne sensors used; Use of electrooptical technologies on aircrafts; Characteristics of the Terma Modular Reconnaissance Pod.
- Reconnaissance. // Airman;Jan2005, Vol. 49 Issue 1, p48
Presents several reconnaissance aircraft of the U.S. Air Force. Primary function of the RC-1355/U/V/W River Joint; Speed of the WC-130H Hercules; Dimensions of the U-25.
- Unmanned Aerial Reconnaissance Systems. // Airman;Jan2005, Vol. 49 Issue 1, p56
Presents several unmanned aerial reconnaissance systems of the U.S. Air Force. Speed of the RQ-4A Global Hawk; Primary function of the RQ/MQ-1B Predator; Dimensions of the Force Protection Airborne Surveillance System/Desert Hawk.
- Air Force Tests New Signals Intelligence Payload On U-2 Surveillance Aircraft. // Defense Daily;1/5/2007, p6
The article reports that the U.S. Air Force flew its new Airborne Signals Intelligence Payload (ASIP) on a U-2 high-altitude surveillance and reconnaissance aircraft. According to Imad Bitar, vice president of Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector's Electromagnetic Systems Laboratory business...
- The Blackbird. // Airman;Jul2014, p2
The article presents information on the SR-71, one of the most futuristic reconnaissance aircraft the U.S. Air Force. The SR-71 aircraft flew 257 operational missions and nearly 3,000 flying hours during its active career. The aircraft was capable of surveying 100,000 square miles per hour on...
- Air Force Provides Details of U-2 Phaseout Plan And Transition To Global Hawk. Sirak, Michael // Defense Daily;4/27/2007, Vol. 234 Issue 19, p3
The article reports that the U.S. Air Force provided details of U-2 phaseout plan and transition to Global Hawk. The Air Force intends to retire the last of its U-2 Dragon Lady high-altitude reconnaissance aircraft roughly by fiscal year 2013 based on a revised phaseout plan, but says it will...
- Unmanned Aerial Reconnaissance Systems. // Airman;Jan2004, Vol. 48 Issue 1, p56
Features various unmanned aerial reconnaissance systems of the U.S. Air Force. Primary function; Speed; Dimensions; Range; Endurance; Crew; Inventory.
- New Global Hawk production aircraft surpass 1,000 combat hours. // Military & Aerospace Electronics;Aug2006, Vol. 17 Issue 8, Special section p2
The article reports that two new U.S. Air Force RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned aerial reconnaissance systems, manufactured by Northrop Grumman Corp, have surpassed 1,000 combat hours in support of coalition forces since their deployment in the Persian Gulf. According to George Guerra, Northrop...
- Attack, Observation & Battle Management. // Airman;Jan2004, Vol. 48 Issue 1, p49
Features various attack and reconnaissance planes of the U.S. Air Force. Primary function; Speed; Dimensions; Range; Crew; Inventory.