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RMS-1000: A Reconfigurable Mobile System
Author(s): James W. Sturges
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Paper Abstract

The RMS-1000 Reconfigurable Mobile System is a highly mobile ground station with direct application to the needs of users requiring real-time access to information gathered by airborne reconnaissance platforms. The system combines high-performance computing and image processing workstations with command, control, and communications capabilities in a lightweight self-contained shelter. The RMS-1000 provides a capability for receiving and processing many forms of intelligence data, including imagery. Background information is presented which shows the RMS-1000 as the culmination of over 38 years of tactical ground station development. The motivation for development of the RN/IS-1000 is further discussed in the context of military requirements in a European conflict.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 February 1990
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 1156, Airborne Reconnaissance XIII, (1 February 1990); doi: 10.1117/12.962495
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James W. Sturges, Loral Defense Systems (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1156:
Airborne Reconnaissance XIII
Paul A. Henkel; Francis R. LaGesse; Wayne W. Schurter, Editor(s)

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