Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson announced on Wednesday that Robins Air Force Base will host the Advanced Battle Management System (ABMS), a new global air space intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance information mission. The idea behind the system is to synchronize all air, ground, drone and satellite operations into a single network. ABMS may take a couple decades to be fully operational and is part of the Air Force’s plan to reduce reliance on the Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System (JSTARS) platform.
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