The NATO Air Force Armaments Group (NAFAG)

Joint Capability Group on Intelligence

Surveillance and Reconnaissance
(JCGISR)

    The JCGISR aim is to enable Joint Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance, based on inputs from NATO’s Defense Requirements Review process, by supporting technical interoperability within and between NATO and Coalition ISR systems


1. Group Structure

Chairman:
Mr. Jeffery OOTEN (USA)
 
TOR :
Ref: AC/224(JCGISR)D(2008)0003
 
Participants
  • NATO: BEL, BGR, CAN, DNK, FRA, DEU, HUN, ITA, NLD, NOR, POL, PRT, ESP, SVK, TUR, GBR, USA
  • Liaison: ACT, NAGSMA, AIRNORTH,  IMS, NSA/JISRP, NC3A
    Observer: Australia
  • PfP: AUT, CHE
  
Subordinate Groups
  • All Source Intelligence Integration Sub Group (ASIISG)
    • SIGINT-EW Working Group (SEWWG)
    • IMagery Working Group (IMWG)
    • HUMINT Technology Working Group (HTWG)
    • MASINT Working Group (MWG)
    • OSINT Working Group (OSIWG)
    • CCDO WG (Camouflage, Concealment, Deception & Denial, Obscurants)

2. Recent Events

Last meeting
  • Fall 10  Meeting: 17 - 19 November 2010, RTA, Paris
Next meeting
  • Spring 11 Meeting: 19 May 2011 (NATO HQ, Brussels), open to PfP and MD

3.  Major Achievements

Standardization: JCGISR STANAGs

STANAG 4545 : NATO Secondary Imagery Format (NSIF)

STANAG 4559: NATO Standard ISR Library Interface (NSILI)

STANAG 4575: NATO Advanced Data Storage Interface (NADSI)

STANAG 4607: NATO Ground Moving Target Indicator Format (GMTIF)

STANAG 4609: NATO Digital Motion Imagery Format 

             STANAG 4676: NATO ISR Track Standard (under development)

STANAG 4633: NATO Common ELINT/ESM Reporting Format

STANAG 7023: NATO Primary Image Format

STANAG 7024: Air Reconnaissance Tape Recorder Standard

STANAG 7085: Interoperable Data Links for Imaging Systems

Demonstrations

  • Trial Hammer 2005
  • Trial Spartan Hammer 2006
  • Trial Quest 2007
  • Trial Imperial Hammer 2008
  • All ISR Trial 2012

4. Related Activities Inside NATO

CONFERENCE OF NATIONAL ARMAMENTS GROUP (CNAD)

MILITARY COMMITTEE

RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGY ORGANIZATION

5. Relevant Sites On The Internet