To further enhance mission capability, the vehicle can drive on and drive off these aircraft without shoring and can be deployed through low velocity aerial delivery or Joint Precision Airdrop System (JPADS) methods.
What does ADS stand for?
ADS stands for Airdrop System (C-5)
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We have 629 other meanings of ADS in our Acronym Attic
- Air Data System
- Air Defense Section (US DoD)
- Air Defense Sector
- Air Defense Squadron (SAGE)
- Air Defense Suppression
- Air Demonstration Squadron
- Air Deployable Deception Device
- Air Discount Scheme (UK)
- Aircraft Defensive System
- Airdrop Delivery System (C-17)
Samples in periodicals archive:
The addition of high-altitude, improved-container delivery systems and joint precision airdrop system (JPADS) platforms guided by the Global Positioning System has equipped our airlift fleet with both vertical and horizontal standoff capabilities.
Winning the prize will mean I can develop and test the Airdrop system.
New upgrades, like the Joint Precision Airdrop System, use global positioning that provides increased control upon release from the aircraft.
SOCOM is searching for an advanced precision re-supply airdrop system capable of avoiding anti-aircraft weapons in areas "which denied use of airspace occurs due to political concerns.
The routine experiences of our combatant commanders and forces demonstrated that the Army required a much simpler and far-less-costly aerial resupply capability than that offered by expensive and complex precision high-altitude airdrop systems like the Joint Precision Airdrop System (JPADS).
The RAF has therefore developed a requirement for a new airdrop system for the C-130J and A400M to airdrop loads of up to 11.
Leveraging our asymmetric firepower to deter or conclude any battle, and the defense (inaudible), but here in the discovery process, suddenly we may find we need in fact better ground power and better munitions, and we can deliver those now by the joint precision airdrop system or the ICDS (Improved Container Delivery System).