Annex A. Science And Technology Objectives (STOs)
Army Science and Technology Master Plan (ASTMP 1997)


IV.M.02. Digital Terrain Data Generation and Update Capability. Develop software and special processor cards, and techniques to provide the field commander the ability to update digital terrain information provided by the Defense Mapping Agency or to develop his own, high resolution data base of an area of critical interest not covered by DMA. By the end of FY97, provide the technology and capability to automate the delineation of features and to simplify the capability so it can be used by soldier terrain analysts to support the special data needs of the commander.

Supports: Joint Precision Strike, Terrain Feature Generation, PEO/CTIS, LAM, RBV-ACTD.

STO Manager: TSO: TRADOC POC:
Paul Logan Donald Artis LTC Doug Campbell
TEC SARD-TR U.S. Army Engineer School
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