Foreign instrumentation signals intelligence
telecommunication, the term foreign instrumentation signals intelligence (FISINT) has the following meanings:
informationderived from electromagnetic emissions associated with the testing and operational deployment of foreign aerospace, surface, and subsurface systems.
2. Technical information and intelligence information derived from the
interceptof foreign instrumentation signals by other than the intended recipients. Foreign instrumentation signals intelligenceis a category of signals intelligence.
Foreign instrumentation signals include but are not limited to signals from
telemetry, beaconry, electronic interrogators, tracking/fusing/arming/firing commandsystems, and video datalinks.
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