The program provides NORAD authorities with accurate, timely and unambiguous warning and attack assessment
of air, missile and space threats.
The initial attack assessment
is that both attacks were successful.
Primary mission: Missile warning--provides detection, attack warning, and attack assessment
of sea-launched ballistic missiles and ICBMs launched against the continental United States and Canada.
cities; a physical security attack assessment
for a U.
To accomplish the aerospace warning mission, the commander of NORAD provides an integrated tactical warning and attack assessment
to the governments of Canada and the United States.
The joint element of continental surveillance is in the integration of the data at NORAD headquarters through its Integrated Tactical Warning and Attack Assessment
Army Air Corps leaders envisioned a postwar strategic attack assessment
analogous to but more extensive than the post-World War I survey.
The publication also offers a tutorial on how space can enhance joint force effectiveness by supporting intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance and integrated tactical warning and attack assessment
such as missile defense and nuclear detonation detection, environmental monitoring, and the benefits of global positioning, including further information on these areas in appendices.
Meanwhile Curt Weldon, who introduced the amendment, told Wired News: "Proliferation of encryption technology would harm our ability to gather vital intelligence, jeopardize our early threat warning and attack assessment
, risk our ability to maintain an information-based advantage over our enemies, and place our nation's most secure systems at risk.
Asthmatic attack assessment
requires moment to moment data acquisition and processing of lung activity, making real-time precision processing a critical factor.