suppression of enemy air defenses


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suppression of enemy air defenses (SEAD)

Those activities which neutralize, destroy, or temporarily degrade enemy air defenses in a specific area through physical attack, deception, and electronic warfare (EW).
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Combat Air Power: Funding Priority for Suppression of Enemy Air Defenses May Be Too Low, General Accounting Office (GAO) report (Washington, D.
One must further modify existing doctrine by formally recognizing LO aircraft and standoff weapons as critical resources for SEAD and giving destructive SEAD the central role in suppression of enemy air defenses.
The aircraft provides direct electronic protection to ground forces, and not just its traditional suppression of enemy air defenses role with the ALQ-99 jamming system and AGM-88 High Speed Anti-Radiation Missile.
The AOC will sponsor a NATO Suppression of Enemy Air Defenses (SEAD) Conference December 16-17, 2003 at the NATO School in Oberammagau, Germany.
Our diverse and parallel campaigns--Strategic Attack, Interdiction, Close Air Support, Suppression of Enemy Air Defenses, Scud Hunting, and Information Operations--enabled our maneuver, maritime and special operations forces to operate under an umbrella of air dominance throughout the theater.
The Wild Weasel lineage for the suppression of enemy air defenses started in March 1965.
Under the current AEA doctrine, the Navy is primarily responsible for the EW mission and the suppression of enemy air defenses (SEAD).
Airpower may need to perform extensive air superiority, suppression of enemy air defenses, strategic attack, interdiction, and conventional CAS missions.
J-UCAS will develop a combat unmanned aerial vehicle, to demonstrate its ability to perform suppression of enemy air defenses, surveillance and precision strike.
The AOC will sponsor a NATO Suppression of Enemy Air Defenses (SEAD) Conference on December 16-17, 2003, at the NATO School in Oberammagau, Germany.
SECT provides full-scale mission simulations for typical operations such as strategic/covert penetration, standoff jamming/direct support (SOJ/DS), electronic intelligence (ELINT) collection, and suppression of enemy air defenses (SEAD).
To this end, this article will examine various air operations--intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR); suppression of enemy air defenses (SEAD); and counterair--to establish the disruptive impact of UAVs, if any.