Improving maritime domain awareness (MDA) in Southeast Asia is critical not only for regional states but for the national-security interests of the United States. MDA in the coming decades will be dominated by cheaper, more-efficient remote-sensing tools, and the United States and other outside parties should shift toward introducing partners to the booming private-sector offerings in remote sensing.
Poling, Gregory B.
"From Orbit to Ocean—Fixing Southeast Asia’s Remote-Sensing Blind Spots,"
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