Unmanned Aircraft Systems Taking Strategy to Task

Deptula, David A.
April 2008
JFQ: Joint Force Quarterly;Spring2008, Issue 49, p49
The article focuses on some issues that designers consider for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) to be deployed in the military operations of the U.S. It states that UAS are often classified based on their operating latitudes, sensor suites and payloads, and operational purposes. It, however, finds it necessary to treat UAS uniformly to effectively formulate and apply optimal joint employment strategies.


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