$8B ACS Spy Plane Program Shot Down By Pentagon

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ACS ERJ-145 Concept(click to view full) In 2005 it looked like the Aerial Common Sensor (ACS) program, a joint US Army/ US Navy program, would replace three different reconnaissance planes used for signals interception (SIGINT), ground-looking SAR radars, and imagery intelligence (IMINT). By November 2005 Lockheed had dropped Embraer’s ERJ-145 jet from its proposal in […]

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