Accession Number : ADA426998


Title :   Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in Perspective: Effects, Capabilities, and Technologies. Volume 0: Executive Summary and Annotated Briefing


Descriptive Note : Final rept. Jan 2002-Jul 2003


Corporate Author : SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY BOARD (AIR FORCE) ARMY SCIENCE BOARD WASHINGTON DC


Personal Author(s) : Johnson, Ray O. ; O'Neill, Malcolm ; Worch, Peter ; Zacharias, Greg ; Hunt, Brian


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/get-tr-doc/pdf?AD=ADA426998


Report Date : JUL 2003


Pagination or Media Count : 57


Abstract : This report discusses the future of UAV employment in the USAF. It suggests a range of potential mission for future UAV employment, as well as a set of systems that could be constructed to accomplish these missions. The report examines the current state of mission management technologies and maps out of a plan of development for mission management and UAV CONOPS. This report summarizes the findings to be discussed in detail in subsequent volumes.


Descriptors :   *UNMANNED , *DRONES , AIRCRAFT , MANAGEMENT , MISSIONS , AUTONOMOUS NAVIGATION , AIR FORCE OPERATIONS.


Subject Categories : PILOTLESS AIRCRAFT
      MILITARY OPERATIONS, STRATEGY AND TACTICS


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE