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- PART IV: NEWS IN BRIEF. // Naval Forces;2003, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p150
Presents news briefs about naval forces for the period ended June 2003. Agreement between General Atomics and Lockheed Martin to jointly pursue the U.S. Navy Broad Area Maritime Surveillance UAV Programme; Spanish shipbuilder IZAR Construcciones Navales' start of construction of naval ships in...
- Over the Horizon And Under the Sea. Doyle, John M. // Sea Power;Jul2011, Vol. 54 Issue 7, p20
The article focuses on the move of the U.S. Navy to adopt new maritime intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) technologies to detect evolving threats. It notes that ISR assets in the air, at sea, under water, on the shore as well as in space can help offer a more complete view of...
- The New Market. Butler, Amy; Warwick, Graham // Aviation Week & Space Technology;8/23/2010, Vol. 172 Issue 32, p48
The article discusses drone aircraft and unmanned aerial vehicles for military use. An increase in the use of such aircraft by navies for aerial surveillance by placing them on patrol boats or cargo ships is discussed. The U.S. Navy's aggressive installation of such aircraft and funding of...
- 'Our Enemy Is Not Terrorism'. Lehman, John // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;May2004, Vol. 130 Issue 5, p52
The subject here is naval history and the naval history to come. The Naval Institute is one of the great intellectual institutions in the U.S. The airline security is still full of holes. The ability to carry out covert operations abroad is only marginally better than it was at the time of 9/11....
- Navy Moves Toward Goal of More Surveillance With Fewer Aircraft. Burgess, Richard R. // Sea Power;Jun2004, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p28
Reports on the goal of the U.S. Navy towards broader and more persistent surveillance with less manpower and lower life-cycle operational and maintenance costs. Selection of one of the two industry teams to build the Multimission Maritime Aircraft (MMA); Replacement of the Navy's fleet of P-3C...
- UPGRADE AND MAINTAIN THE US NAVY'S UNDERWATER SURVEILLANCE SYSTEMS. // NATO's Nations & Partners for Peace;2005, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p203
Deals with the defense contract awarded Kongsberg Underwater Technology, Inc. in 2005 for the upgrade and maintenance of the underwater surveillance systems of the U.S. Navy. Value of the defense contract; Terms of the contract; Capabilities of the underwater surveillance systems.
- Lockheed Martin Develops Test Platform For Sharing Intelligence. // Defense Daily;8/20/2014, p6
The article reports that aerospace firm Lockheed Martin has developed and tested a maritime test platform that could mimic different naval environments and could be used in intelligence sharing, as of August 2014. Topics covered include the use of the test platform by the U.S. Navy in data...
- Why Not Plug-and-Play Naval Units? Patton, Jr., J. H. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Dec99, Vol. 125 Issue 12, p2
Recommends the use of plug-and-play naval units at the United States Navy. Importance for the Navy to standardize procedures to enable ships to fit from one fleet to another; Urgency of the need illustrated by the limitations encountered by units in a naval war game.
- Speaking with Sailors. // All Hands;Aug2000, Issue 1000, p7
Discusses the reasons for the elimination of advancement points for warfare qualifications in the United States Navy.