NATO AGS—Finally Ready to Fly?

Over a year after the fractious Iraqi War debates, steps are being taken to repair and reinvigorate the transatlantic relationship. One milestone has been the NATO Istanbul Summit on June 28-29, where the relevance and capabilities of the Alliance were reaffirmed. On the agenda, specifically, was the endorsement of a new collective investment by NATO to proceed with the next phase of the Alliance Ground Surveillance (AGS) Program.