12 - 14 March, 2019 | London

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Download the 2019 Concept Agenda

The concept agenda for the 6th annual Airborne ISR & C2 Battle Management conference is available to download here. We welcome your feedback at this early stage and look forward to any inquiries.

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Attendee List - Airborne ISR and C2 Battle Management 2016

Download your free copy of the attendee list and see who you could meet at the upcoming Airborne ISR and C2 Battle Management 2016 Summit this month!

NATO ISR facing a "mounting threat", say intelligence chiefs

The emergence of new conflicts in the past twelve months has forced new demands on airborne ISR assets. In response, intelligence chiefs are calling for major changes to spending priorities before these problems become insurmountable. Defence IQ's Richard de ...

Airborne ISR and C2 Battle Management: End of Year Report 2015

Download your free copy of the popular Airborne ISR and C2 Battle Management: End of Year Report and read up on the latest updates and inventories across the world!

Global Airborne ISR & C2 Battle Management Holdings

Brush up on the world's nation-by-nation inventory of airborne ISR and early warning platforms. This report also includes a breakdown of all known and notable national requirements, impending programmes and horizon investments. Ensure your knowledge of the sector is at its peak before you attend thi ...

Getting above the competition in the Airborne ISR Market

The global market for airborne intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) platforms and payloads is thriving, with recent assessments pegging its latest value at close to $20 billion and forecasts of up to $43 billion by 2020. Providing a high-end, versatile capability that offers broad ...

Military UAV-Civilian Airspace Integration Makes Progress

As far as militaries are concerned, there is now a pressing operational need for this problem to be resolved. Testing these systems, training remote pilots and utilizing their benefits for homeland security are all increasingly vital given the emphasis most European nations are placing on ISR. While ...

The SDSR and the Future of British Airborne ISTAR

The latest Strategic Defence and Security Review (SDSR), published on 23 November 2015, provided a significant boost to Britain’s airborne intelligence, surveillance, target-acquisition and reconnaissance (ISTAR) capabilities with the decision to acquire the P-8A Poseidon multi-mission maritime airc ...

Airborne ISR & C2BM Report 2017

Each year, this leading international symposium looks to understand how both existing and emerging airborne C2 and ISR capabilities can produce the desired effects in the battlespace through the networking of sensors, operators, battlespace managers, commanders, anal ...

Airborne Battle Management - The Importance of Verified Intelligence for Real-Time Command and Control in NATO

At this year’s Airborne ISR & C2 Battle Management conference (London, UK; 14-16 March, 2017), Major General Andreas Kraak will be briefing international representatives of military, government and industry on the importance of verified intelligence for real-time command a ...

The Future is Cloudy - Opportunities & Technological Challenges in Developing the ‘Combat Cloud’

This e-book explains the changing combat doctrines in the US military, prioritising data inflows over purely platforms leading up to the Combat Cloud concept. Also exploring the cyber security vulnerabilities to cloud technology and consequences in military applications and discussing the most re ...

The Future is Cloudy - Opportunities & Technological Challenges in Developing the ‘Combat Cloud’

This e-book explains the changing combat doctrines in the US military, prioritising data inflows over purely platforms leading up to the Combat Cloud concept. Also exploring the cyber security vulnerabilities to cloud technology and consequences in military applications and discussing the most re ...

Joint ISR in the 3rd Age of NATO - CAPT Scott R. Whaley

Captain Scott R. Whaley (USN), Joint ISR Chief, NATO Intelligence Directorate, gives a detailed analysis of NATO’s doctrinal expansion - from Collective Defence to Collective Defense, Crisis Management, and Cooperative Security - and the implications for its ISR requirements and concept of operat ...

Airborne ISR & C2 Battle Management: Global Market Report 2017-2018

This year, airborne ISR capabilities have been a vital resources to deployed troops on the Middle East battlefields, by providing them with situational awareness and enabling them to achieve the desired effect. While the acquisition still remains strongly focused on today's challenges, both gover ...

Deter and defend: The enduring need for airborne C2ISR capabilities to support NATO's strategic objectives

The geopolitical events of this year have been a sobering reminder need for global airborne ISR and early warning capabilities and the support they provided to the ground forces has been vital in the operating space. Commanders have been working hard to de-conflict what has become an increasingly ...

A New Asymmetric Advantage: DARPA's Mosaic Warfare concept

Acknowledging that innovation is required to maintain asymmetric advantage in warfare, NATO nations are looking to adopt more innovative concepts of operation to help direct investment into R&D and S&T. Part of this is a movement away from more expensive, monolithic military systems towar ...

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Airborne ISR & C2 Battle Management: What To Expect

View the overview of the innaugural Airborne ISR and C2 Battle Management conference held in London, UK, in February 2014 and see what the response was like from both our senior military participants and those industry professionals providing the latest in high-end aircraft, equipment and service ...

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ISR and C2 Battle Management - Business Development Brochure

Focused and high level the ISR events provide you with the perfect environment to initiate new business relationships and achieve face-to-face contact that overcrowded tradeshows cannot deliver.Sponsorship opportunities range from exhibition stands to sponsored lunches, cocktail receptions, gala dinners and a host of informal social networking events. For further details,...

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US Army: Airborne Intelligence

Colonel Adam Hinsdale, Deputy Director of ISR Programs for the US Army, spoke to us at the London conference about the most recent developments and overall challenges from the Army's perspective when it comes to integrating airborne ISR into effective cross-service operations.

Northrop Grumman: E-2D Advanced Hawkeye

Jay Mulhall, Director of Business Development at Northrop Grumman for the E-2/C-2 programme, discusses the huge steps that the company has been taking in developing and trialling the latest Hawkeye airborne early warning aircraft.

Northrop Grumman: Unmanned surveillance and reconnaissance

Walt Kreitler, Director of Business Development at Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems, updates us on the performance of the MQ-4C Triton unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV).

Royal Air Force: Purposing ISR aircraft for civil response

Wing Commander Jim Beldon, Officer Commanding 8 Squadron, UK Royal Air Force, discusses recent operations under which the RAF has assisted in providing vital ISR coverage from the sky during civil emergencies and the prospects for the future.

BAE Systems: Effective training for airborne ISR

Susan Oakley, Technical Director at BAE Systems, explains the company's approach to training, specifically in the field of intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance at the 2014 Airborne ISR and C2 Battle Management conference held in London, UK.

2017 Delegate List

As we draw closer to Airborne ISR & C2 Battle Management 2017 - we wanted to share a list of organisations that will be in attendance. 

Multi-domain Command & Control

As a member of the ISR community, I thought you would be interested to review an exclusive presentation on Multi-Domain C2, delivered by Brigadier General Bradley Saltzman of the U.S. Air Force at the ISR U.S. event (7-9 Nov, 2017) . 

PEO for Battle Management

Steven Wert spoke at the ISR USA conference (7-9 Nov) on Innovation and opportunities in the AF battle management portfolio. 

PEO for Battle Management

View Steven Wert SES, Program Executive Officer for Battle Management, U.S. Air Force Life Cycle Management's presentation from the ISR USA conference (7-9 Nov) on Innovation and opportunities in the AF battle management portfolio.