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Modernized Imagery Exploitation System (MIES) (U)

Overview (U):

(U) The Modernized Imagery Exploitation System (MIES) is a tactical mobile imagery exploitation system used at corps and EAC levels. Currently there are three MIES fielded. They are located at XVIII Airborne Corps, Ft Bragg, NC; V Corps Mainz-Finthen, Germany; and 513th MI Brigade, Ft Gordon, GA.

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Description User Impact Programmatics Images
Related Initiatives Related Requirements Related Categories Road Map Placements
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Description (U):

(U) The Modernized Imagery Exploitation System (MIES) is a tactical mobile imagery exploitation system used at corps and EAC levels. Currently there are three MIES fielded. They are located at XVIII Airborne Corps, Ft Bragg, NC; V Corps Mainz-Finthen, Germany; and 513th MI Brigade, Ft Gordon, GA.

(U) The MIES is made up of several operational and support components:
- Exploitation van
- DDS Receive Location Shelter
- Earth terminal
- Tri-band Satellite System (TSS)
- Tactical Satellite and Communications System (TSCS)
- TSS Electronic Van
- TSCS Electronics Van
- 20 ft Diameter quick-erect antenna
- Power conditioning/distribution trailer
- Support/spare vans

(U) The system has a six hour set-up/tear-down time and can be towed over semi-improved roads. It is transportable via C-5/C-17 aircraft (drive-on/drive-off capable) or it can be palletized for C-130/C-141 movement.

User Impact (U):

(U) None.

Programmatics (U):

(U) Operational.

(U) Organizations and Funding:

Images (U):

(U) None.

Related Initiatives (U):
NameTitle
AEPDSAdvanced Electronic Processing and Dissemination System (AEPDS)
TESTactical Exploitation System (TES)
This Table Is Unclassified.

Related Requirements (U):None.

Related Categories (U):
NameTitle
Army TENCAPArmy Tactical Exploitation of National Capabilities (TENCAP)
This Table Is Unclassified.

Road Map Placements (U):

NameTitle
ISRSPACE FORCE ENHANCEMENT: INTELLIGENCE SURVEILLANCE AND RECONNAISSANCE
This Table Is Unclassified.

Requirements, Funding and Additional Hotlinks (U):

Name
Army Space Program Office
This Table Is Unclassified.

Lead Office (U):

(U) Army.

Point of Contact (U):

(U) Army Space Program Office (ASPO), ASPO, Open Phone: (703) 275-5616, DSN 235-5616.

Date Of Information (U):

(U) 07 May 1998





(U) Road Map Production Date: 12 July 1999