TITLE

Armed and Unafraid

AUTHOR(S)
Burgess, Richard R.
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Sea Power;May2008, Vol. 51 Issue 5, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the proposals made by the U.S. Navy for their next-generation electronic reconnaissance aircraft, EPX. The said aircraft will be armed making it capable of active targeting and taking out targets. It will replace the EP-3E Aries II reconnaissance aircraft. It will take advantage of precision-guided standoff weapons in striking detected targets on land and at sea with a reduced kill chain of events.
ACCESSION #
36469084

 

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