TITLE

A matter of perspective

AUTHOR(S)
Fuchs, Karl
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Urgent Communications;Jul2011, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the airborne satellite communications which will help the U.S. military personnel and first responders in improving situational awareness. It provides bird's-eye views of emergency situations and assists in the intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) activities for military and emergency-response missions. It allows the U.S. military to communicate in the air with troops at sea, on land and in remote locations. It can also provide target information imagery.
ACCESSION #
63492103

 

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