UTAS Evolves U-2’s SYERS Into A Family Of Sensors

Credit: Northrop Grumman
Whether or not the U.S. Air Force retires Lockheed Martin’s U-2 in 2019 as now planned, many of the sensors that keep the high-altitude Dragon Lady in demand as a reconnaissance asset will live on. One of these is the multispectral electro-optical sensor that flies in the U-2 as the SYERS—an acronym...
Graham Warwick

Graham leads Aviation Week's coverage of technology, focusing on engineering and technology across the aerospace industry, with a special focus on identifying technologies of strategic importance to aviation, aerospace and defense.

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