photographic reconnaissance

photographic reconnaissance

Obtaining information by air photography. Normally, this is carried out by special aircraft.
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Ajay, who is a Geographical Information Systems specialist at the Ministry of Interior, captured the terrific tern image much closer to his home in Hoora, during a wildlife photographic reconnaissance to Busaiteen beach.
"The two aircraft side by side will illustrate the diverse roles in which the Spitfire served, ranging from a fighter interceptor to high altitude photographic reconnaissance." Other museum aircraft confirmed for the show's ground displays include the Gloster Gladiator 1, Harrier GR3, de Havilland Devon, Percival Provost T1 and the Hunting Percival Pembroke C1.
By the time the United States entered World War I, aerial visual and photographic reconnaissance had become principal sources of intelligence used by the British and French for planning and executing battles.
Lieutenant Boyer was attached to the headquarters of the 91st Photographic Reconnaissance Wing, a unit whose commander, Colonel Ralph O.
These units became known Photographic Reconnaissance squadrons and groups but, as the requirements of both tactical and strategic reconnaissance began to merge, so too did the aircraft types and units assigned to conduct it.
Caption: In the groove: shot by the forward-firing KA-45 camera of an RF-80 of Photographic Reconnaissance Squadrons Light (VFP) 306 during carrier qualifications aboard USS America.
The work provides brief account of CIA developing its own IRS system under immense covertness and secrecy to get the photographic reconnaissance of missile and space launching sites of former Soviet Union and China.
In 1942, the 13th RS was activated as a photographic reconnaissance squadron.
For example, a Lockheed Martin F-16 can carry a pylon-mounted day/night photographic reconnaissance pod, the Lockheed Martin AAQ-33 Sniper or the Northrop Grumman/Rafael AAQ-28(V) Litening with built-in datalink.
He pointed out Pakistan was already manufacturing unmanned aerial vehicles for photographic reconnaissance.
The Israel Air Force carried out a photographic reconnaissance sortie over = Judea and Samaria in order to obtain an accurate picture of the constructio= n being carried out in Jewish communities and outposts there.

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