Middle Georgia Chapter MOAA Middle Georgia Chapter MOAA
Middle Georgia Chapter MOAA Middle Georgia Chapter MOAA
Member Login    News    Support our Charities    Photos    Event Calendar      
Middle Georgia Chapter MOAA

Recent News:
(Published in last 30 days)


Middle Georgia Chapter MOAA
Breaking News   
Register for News Story Emails

Every Soldier a Drone Fighter?

The head of the Pentagon's counter-drone effort wants every soldier -- from cooks to riflemen -- trained to fight off swarms of enemy unmanned aerial systems, or UAS, capable of inflicting casualties on combat units.

The Army-led Joint Counter Small UAS Office, or JCO, completed its strategy in early January to combat the growing threat of small UAS being deployed against U.S. forces.

Speaking to reporters Tuesday, JCO Director Maj. Gen. Sean Gainey outlined a plan to demonstrate new counter-UAS weapon systems under development by the defense industry beginning in April. The effort involves creating a joint counter-UAS training program designed to teach soldiers and other service members how to operate the systems once they are fielded.

Source: Read More


Middle Georgia Chapter MOAA
Middle Georgia Chapter MOAA

· Copyright ©2021 Middle Georgia Chapter MOAA 478.254.2841 PO Box 1936 Warner Robins GA 31099 ·
· Contact Middle Georgia Chapter MOAA · Disclosure · Webmaster · Browser and Email Settings ·