The Samos E or SAMOS (Satellite and Missile Observation System) program was a relatively short-lived series of reconnaissance satellites for the United States
The NRO has been intertwined with innovation since its inception.
Project Isinglass was the code name given to two heavily classified, manned reconnaissance aircraft studied by the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)
Mission of monitoring and controlling airspace south of the 32nd Parallel in Iraq.
History of Satellite Reconnaissance
National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) Directives