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Command Center Processing and Display System Replacement (CCPDS-R) (U)

Overview (U):

(U) The Command Center Processing and Display System Replacement (CCPDS-R) is one of six Cheyenne Mountain Upgrade component programs and provides the capability to correlate and fuse missile warning information from space based and ground based sensors at the Cheyenne Mountain and Alternate Missile Warning Centers, as well as report the status of missile warning information to worldwide user locations.

Description (U):

(U) The system consists of DEC VAX-based hardware and associated peripheral equipment, and is in an O&M mode for both hardware and operationally dictated software changes.

User Impact (U):

(U) CCPDS-R, as a part of the Cheyenne Mountain Complex (CMC), supports the Commander-in-Chief of North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Space Command (CINCNORAD/USCINCSPACE) in providing the National Command Authorities (NCA), U.S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) and other forward users with early warning and assessment of missile, air and space attack on North America or U.S. allies.

Programmatics (U):

(U) Operational.

(U) Organizations and Funding:
  • (U) NORAD.

Images (U):

(U) None.

Related Initiatives (U):
A/MWCAlternate Missile Warning Center (A/MWC)
CMU ProgramCheyenne Mountain Upgrade (CMU) Program
CSSRCommunications Systems Segment Replacement (CSSR)
NCMC-TW/AANORAD Cheyenne Mountain Complex (NCMC) Threat Warning/Attack Assessment
SCISSurvivable Communications Integration System (SCIS)
This Table Is Unclassified.

Related Requirements (U):None.

Related Categories (U):
C2 & Data HandlingCommand and Control (C2) and Data Handling
This Table Is Unclassified.

Road Map Placements (U):

This Table Is Unclassified.

Requirements, Funding and Additional Hotlinks (U):

(U) None.

Lead Office (U):

(U) Air Force.

(U) DoD: USD(A&T), OASD(C3I), Pentagon, Washington, DC
(U) Service Staff: AF/XORS, Pentagon, Washington, DC
(U) Major Command AFSPC/DO Peterson AFB, CO
(U) Program Management: AFPEO/WS, Pentagon, Washington DC; SSSG/ND, Peterson AFB, CO

Point of Contact (U):

(U) Mr. St. John, ESC/SNDC2, Open Phone: DSN 556-6341.

Date Of Information (U):

(U) 09 November 1997

(U) Road Map Production Date: 12 July 1999

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