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January 21, 1972
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Approved For Release 2001/11/16 G1A=2DP75B00514R000200110011-1 CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY WASHINGTON, D.C. 20505 1'BTI,( dc' u. e ~7 G --I 21 January 1972 MEMORANDUM FOR: Assistant Deputy Director for Mapping, Charting, anc Geodesy, Defense Intelligence Agency SUBJECT . CIA Iequirements for Military Maps and Charts, FY 1974-1981 REFERENCE Your memorandum S-6690/MC-2, dated 10 November 1971, same subject 1. The current CIA estimate of requirements for standard Department of Defense mapping, charting, and geodesy products during the period FY 1974"-1981 is forwarded herewith. As requested, these requirements express total needs for a product without.reference to -the feasibility of production or the adequacy of existing coverage. Only changes from previous requirements are noted in the text of this memorandum.; all other earlier requirements continue to be valid. 2. Anticipated intelligence requirements for standard topographic nit ps are shown on the accompanying, three index maps. Significant changes ir:ciude the addition or increased priority of West Africa, southern Chile, Afghanistan, and a large area in south central Mongolia. There are no deletions from last year's submission. 3. There are no changes in requirements for the Far East 1:50,000 program, the USSR 1:250,000 program, the ATC 1:200,000 program, or the Pilotage Charts 1:500,000 program. The index maps for these programs which were attached to last year's statement of requirements therefore remain valid and are not resubmitted. 25X5 5. There is a continuing need for Loran/C charts for all of Southeast Asia. rl` 1 envy Approved For 11fi&2001/11/16 in t- rt n r SB 64 114002 0110011-1 Approved For Release 2001/11/16 ~qA Rl P 5B00514R000200110011-1 6. The prospect of increasing tensions in the Caribbean dictates a Priority IB Primary requirement for 1:50,000 coverage of the Lesser Antilles. 7. The priority for a town plan of Leningrad, USSR, remains IA, but the scale, shown in our 1968 memorandum as 1:12,500, should be changed to 1:15,000. 8. The following town plans for cities in Latin America are added as a Priority ID requirement: Arica, Chile Belmopan, British Honduras Cienfuegos, Cuba Guantanamo, Cuba 9. The town plan for Basse Terre, Guadeloupe, is deleted from the requirements. Director Basic and Geographic Intelligence Attachments: Index Maps 1. Index for Asia (except USSR and Near East) 1:250,000 Program 2. Index for Africa and Near East 1:250,000 Pro-irarn 3. Index for Latin American 1:250,000 Program 25X1A Approved For Release 2001/11/16 :Fi~4jP75B00514R000200110011-1 Approved For Release 2001/11/16 : Cu 4,60iMb0514ROO02001 Distribution: Orig & 1 - Addressee, w/att 1 - ADDI,. w/a tt 2 - OD/BGI, wo/att 1 - CD/OBGI, wo/att 1 - GD/OBGI, w/att 1 - MLD/OBGI, wo/att 1 - DDP, wo/att 1 - IRS, wo/att 1 - NPIC, wo/att - 1 - IAS, wo/att 1 -'JOIC, wo/att 1 - DDS&T (for OSA), wo/att 1 - OCI, wo/att 1 - OSR, wo/att 1 - OL RECD wo/att D/BGI 20Jan72) Approved For Release 2001/11/16SE 7751300514R000200110011-1 i 11.