Based on their primacy in DoD planning and resourcing, DSJ has placed
significant focus on reporting on Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) development. Following are among the articles that DSJ has published
on the topic:
Lt. Col Nick Kioutas, U.S. Army SUAS Product Manager
DSJ had an opportunity at the AUSA Winter 2014 Symposium in Huntsville, Alabama for an
extended discussion with Lt. Col. Nickolas Kioutas, the Army’s Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems product manager.
Our focus was to determine where the Army is going with its SUAS fleet and how and when it will get there. Lt. Col. Kioutas explained that the November 2013 promulgation of a new Capability Production
Document (CPD) for the Family of Small UAS – a plan a long time in coming – outlines where the Army wants to go.
He also described how he and this team intend to extend the reach and impact of the existing SUAS fleet while reducing its
cost of sustainment. The details are here....