06 iunie 2018

AFSOC’s U-28 Proves Its Value in ISR Mission | Military.com


Even as the Pentagon leverages new high-end technologies for potential battles against near-peer rivals, officials say special operations forces flying manned intelligence-gathering planes still have a role to play. The U-28A aircraft, for example, has intrinsic value in today’s ongoing counterterrorism operations, officials said. The intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance mission is “not platform-centric, for one. … It is exquisite for both ends of the spectrum,” said Air Force [...]