Accession Number : ADA438893


Title :   Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in Perspective: Effects, Capabilities, and Technologies. Volume 1. Summary (PR)


Descriptive Note : Final rept. Jan 2002-Jul 2003


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


Personal Author(s) : Johnson, Ray ; O'Neill, Malcolm


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/get-tr-doc/pdf?AD=ADA438893


Report Date : SEP 2003


Pagination or Media Count : 86


Abstract : The report discusses the future of UAV employment in the USAF. It suggests a range of potential missions 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 a plan of development for mission management and UAV CONOPS. This report summarizes the findings to be discussed in detail in the succeeding volume.


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


Subject Categories : PILOTLESS AIRCRAFT
      MILITARY OPERATIONS, STRATEGY AND TACTICS


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE