Employment of QUICKFIX in Division IEW Operations

Martin, Robert J.
July 1997
Military Intelligence Professional Bulletin;Jul-Sep97, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p17
Provides a historical perspective on the QUICKFIX heliborne, electronic warfare (EW) collector. QUICKFIX as one of the US Army's IEW mission platforms; First production contract for QUICKFIX; QUICKFIX's operation as a platoon element of three EH-60A aircraft; Capabilities of QUICKFIX.


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