TITLE

Jamming

AUTHOR(S)
Burgess, Richard R.
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Sea Power;Jun2007, Vol. 50 Issue 6, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan of Marine Corps to shift from a platform-centric force of airborne jammers to a networked, distributed capability comprising manned strike fighter, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) and ground forces. The Marine Corps is fielding the first electronic jamming package, the Pioneer Electronic Attack Payload on its RQ-2B Pioneer UAV. The jammer package is being assessed as a potential payload for craft in all the tiers of its family of UAV.
ACCESSION #
25953901

 

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