Accession Number:

ADA334778

Title:

Operational Requirements Document for the Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Tactical Control System (TCS) version 3.0

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1996-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

The requirement relates to the Office for the Under Secretary of Defense Acquisition and Technology Mission Areas 212 Indirect Fire Support, 217 Land Warfare Surveillance and Reconnaissance, 223 Close Air Support and Interdiction, 227 Air Warfare Surveillance and Reconnaissance, 232 Amphibious, Strike, and Antisurface Warfare, 237 Naval Warfare Surveillance and Reconnaissance, 322 Tactical Intelligence and Related Activities TIARA for Tactical Land Warfare, 345 Tactical Communications, 370 Electronic Combat and 373 Tactical Surveillance, Reconnaissance, and Target Acquisition. The Tactical Control System TCS is the software, software- related hardware and the extra ground support hardware antennae, cabling, etc. necessary for the control of the Tactical Unmanned Aerial Vehicle TUAV, and Medium Altitude Endurance MAE UAV, and future tactical UAVs. The TCS will also provide connectivity to identified Command, Control, Communications, Computers , and Intelligence C4I systems. TCS will have the objective capability of receiving High Altitude Endurance MAE UAV payload information. Although developed as a total package, the TCS will have the capability to be configured and down- scaled to meet the users deployability or operator limitations.

Subject Categories:

  • Pilotless Aircraft
  • Administration and Management

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE