SIGINT

(redirected from Signals-intelligence)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.SIGINT - intelligence information gathered from communications intelligence or electronics intelligence or telemetry intelligence
intelligence activity, intelligence operation, intelligence - the operation of gathering information about an enemy
electronics intelligence, ELINT - intelligence derived from electromagnetic radiations from foreign sources (other than radioactive sources)
COMINT, communications intelligence - technical and intelligence information derived from foreign communications by other than the intended recipients
telemetry intelligence, TELINT - intelligence derived from the interception and processing and analysis of foreign telemetry
References in periodicals archive ?
Oklahoma State University is conducting signals-intelligence research in conjunction with Raytheon Aircraft Integration Systems (AIS), which specializes in the development and integration of complex electronic systems for airborne intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance missions.
In addition to Oklahoma State University's superb faculty, its talented student base has made it an ideal partner for signals-intelligence research," said Steve Thornton, senior electrical engineer for Raytheon AIS and an OSU alumnus.
a major supplier of signals-intelligence (SIGINT) and electronic-warfare (EW) systems to military and intelligence customers worldwide.