Re: Bouy Tactical Early Warning(BTEW)
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "lasertower" <osr@...> wrote:
>Here is a 1986 paper on using buoys as meteor burst comms relays; the power options are interesting.
> > http://www.dod.mil/pubs/foi/reading_room/196.pdf
> > Using bouys & shore stations for OTH early warning detection of
> > planes,missles & ships.
> I rarely read strategypage.com for its usually press hype with little
> meat, IMHO, but the Coast Guard is now looking at placing permanent
> sonobuys with microwave and sat links to shore as far as 200 miles
> out for its homeland security function. Its not like the Coasties
> don't know how to do long term buoys, but why not just take sosus out
> of wet sleep.
BTW the early warning link in the original message is 404.