U.S. Air Force Gen. Douglas Fraser, chief of the U.S. Southern Command (Southcom), says he could use more UAVs, ships, and surveillance technology, such as foliage-penetrating radar that can spot insurgents and drug runners in the triple canopy jungles of Latin America. But the general is also realistic. With the war in Afghanistan still under way, Fraser knows getting that gear to the Southern Command theater of operations is easier said than done. “The real need is just ...


You must have an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) account or subscribe to this Market Briefing to access "Southern Command Looking For More Ships, ISR And Unmanned Assets".


Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to http://awin.aviationweek.com for access.


Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.

Already registered? here.