TITLE

Downward Spiral

AUTHOR(S)
Fulghum, David
PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
Aviation Week & Space Technology;4/23/2012, Vol. 174 Issue 15, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses how the U.S. Navy and Air Force's plans for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) are undermined by aging aircraft as of April 23, 2012. Topics include how outdated advanced sensors, emerging cyber and electronic threats are eroding ISR plans, and the U.S.'s interest in developing unmanned, networked aircraft.
ACCESSION #
77562817

 

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