GHMDGlobal Hawk Maritime Demonstration
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The GHMD system will also be used to further develop long endurance unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) concept of operations (CONOPS) and tactics, techniques and procedures (TTP).
The Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) acquired two Global Hawk aircraft as part of the GHMD project administered by the Program Executive Office for Strike Weapons and Unmanned Aviation (PEO(W)) and its subordinate Program Management Office for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (PMA-263).
These GHMD test UAVs are aimed at developing Broad Area Maritime Surveillance (BAMS) systems and concepts of operations.
Subsequent phases of development under the GHMD progr am could see the UAV equipped with a signals-intelligence capability, the APY-6 radar, and a turreted EO/IR sensor