NORAD/USSPACECOM Warfighting Support System (N/UWSS) (U)
(U) The NORAD/USSPACECOM Warfighting Support System (N/UWSS) will implement a continuous, integrated insertion of technology that encompasses all the Battle Management/Command and Control (BM/C2) deficiencies noted in the 1997 National Missile Defense Mission Area Development Plan. The goal of N/UWSS is to provide a highly responsive and cost-effective "sensor-to-decision-maker-to-shooter" capability that enables warfighters to accomplish their missions.
Description User Impact Programmatics Images Related Initiatives Related Requirements Related Categories Road Map Placements Additional Hotlinks Lead Office POC
(U) The objectives for the N/UWSS are to develop a system with: 1) the flexibility to respond rapidly to evolving and new mission needs and technology insertion opportunities, 2) a high degree of interoperability between the function internal to the N/UWSS and other warfighting CINCs' systems, and 3) that is cost effective to operate, maintain, and upgrade.
(U) N/UWSS will provide an integrated solution that migrates current CINCNORAD and USCINCSPACE capabilities like Cheyenne Mountain Upgrade (CMU) and the CINC Mobile Alternate Headquarters and adds new capabilities including National Missile Defense BM/C3, Theater Battle Management Core Systems (TBMCS), NORAD Battle Manager, Global Command and Control System, Multi-level security, etc. This effort will span several AFMC product centers. A Mission Needs Statement has been signed by CINCNORAD.
User Impact (U):
(U) To be supplied.
(U) Organizations and Funding:
- (U) USSPACECOM: Funding Source.
- (U) NORAD.
Related Initiatives (U):
Name Title CMU Program Cheyenne Mountain Upgrade (CMU) Program NMD BMC3 Prototype National Missile Defense Battle Management Command, Control, and Communications (NMD BMC3) Prototype US Space Command (USSPACECOM) United States Space Command (USSPACECOM) This Table Is Unclassified.
Related Requirements (U):None.
Related Categories (U):
Name Title C2 & Data Handling Command and Control (C2) and Data Handling C2 and Data Handling Command and Control (C2) and Data Handling Command & Control Command & Control This Table Is Unclassified.
Road Map Placements (U):
Name Title National Security Space Road Map Integrated System Road Map SPACE CONTROL: NMD/ COUNTERSPACE SPACE CONTROL: NMD/ COUNTERSPACE SURVEILLANCE AND WARNING SPACE FORCE ENHANCEMENT: SURVEILLANCE AND WARNING This Table Is Unclassified.
Requirements, Funding and Additional Hotlinks (U):
Lead Office (U):
(U) Air Force.
Point of Contact (U):
(U) Lt Col Mark Cerise, Open Phone: DSN 834-9470.
(U) Col Kevin Moss, Open Phone: None..
Date Of Information (U):
(U) 29 June 1998
(U) Road Map Production Date: 12 July 1999