Accession Number:

ADA159590

Title:

Monitoring Bombers and Cruise Missiles for the Purposes of Arms Control,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1985-02-20

Pagination or Media Count:

25.0

Abstract:

This paper discusses the extent to which bombercruise missile characteristics and activities can be monitored by national technical means NTM. Particular attention is paid to those characteristics and activities relevant to arms control. National technical means--which refers to various technical means by which monitoring data can be gathered, usually involving satellite reconnaissance--are not the sole means for monitoring, though they may be the most dependable. This paper discusses the confidence one might have in monitoring bombers and cruise missiles.

Subject Categories:

  • Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE