Martin C. Faga
|Martin C. Faga|
|10th Director of the National Reconnaissance Office|
28 Sep 1989 – 5 Mar 1993
|Preceded by||Edward C. Aldridge Jr.|
|Succeeded by||Jeffrey K. Harris|
July 11, 1941|
Martin C. Faga (born June 11, 1941) was the tenth Director of the National Reconnaissance Office (DNRO).
Faga directed the declassification of the existence of the NRO following more than 30-years of secrecy. He revolutionized NRO support to the military, downgraded the classification of NRO products, and appointed a Deputy Director for Military Support. Faga initiated the transition from separate Central Intelligence Agency, Air Force, and Navy programs into functional directorates of signals, imagery, and communications.
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