Post Tagged with: "situational awareness"

Marines, Soldiers Test New Blue Force Tracking System At NIE 14.2

Marines, Soldiers Test New Blue Force Tracking System At NIE 14.2

Transforming the way units communicate and navigate, the Army’s next generation situational awareness and friendly force tracking system received an unprecedented workout. Marines and Soldiers fought side-by-side to test the capability known as Joint Battle Command-Platform, known as JBC-P, during […]


Army increases in-flight situational awareness for rapid response forces

Army increases in-flight situational awareness for rapid response forces

With help from the Army’s new in-flight internet and mission command capability, commanders of Global Response Force units will be able to plan missions in the air, while their Soldiers receive operational updates and watch full-motion video of upcoming drop […]


Sustaining drumbeat of ‘Ready and Resilient’ force through awareness, action

Sustaining drumbeat of ‘Ready and Resilient’ force through awareness, action

September is Suicide Prevention Month and the Department of the Army joins our nation and the world in observing National Suicide Prevention Week, Sept. 8-14, 2013, in the U.S. and the World Health Organization’s World Suicide Prevention Day, Sept. 10, […]


New UAV Sensor for Better Situational Awareness

New UAV Sensor for Better Situational Awareness

BAE Systems has introduced one of the smallest multispectral sensors available for unmanned systems — an innovation that will help improve soldier situational awareness by reducing the time required to identify targets. On today’s battlefield, soldiers need the ability to […]


UAV Pilots Maintain Situational Awareness Above Battlefield

UAV Pilots Maintain Situational Awareness Above Battlefield

Unmanned aerial vehicle pilots maintain an “eye-in-the-sky” view providing real-time surveillance high above the battlefield in order to keep Soldiers safe from unexpected “enemy” attacks, at the U.S. Army National Training Center, here. Before putting Soldiers in harm’s way, military […]


DARPA Seeks Technology to Radically Improve Dismounted Squad Situational Awareness

DARPA Seeks Technology to Radically Improve Dismounted Squad Situational Awareness

Success on the battlefield requires warfighters to know as much as possible about themselves, their surrounding environment and the potential threats around them. Dismounted infantry squads in particular risk surprise and loss of tactical advantage over opponents when information is […]


Army to field radio-based combat ID

Army to field radio-based combat ID

The U.S. Army announced it has completed field testing for radio-based combat identification capabilities, which it expects to field next year as part of Capability Set 14. Product Manager Network Systems and the U.S. Army Research, Development & Engineering Command’s […]


OPS/Intel convergence produces full-spectrum situational awareness

OPS/Intel convergence produces full-spectrum situational awareness

When the Army unleashed its goal to fuse real-time intelligence with combat operational data, it had one overall objective: to ensure the commander possessed a comprehensive picture of the battlefield. Termed Prototype-Operations/Intelligence Convergence, or P-OIC, or OPS/Intel convergence, this initiative […]


Security forces enhances situational awareness with Innovation

Security forces enhances situational awareness with Innovation

Airmen at Thule Air Base are adopting a new land mobile radio system, enhancing their communications capabilities. Known as Terrestrial-Trunked Radio, or TETRA for short, this LMR system’s employment will result in enhanced situational awareness, removal of a redundant command […]


 
Ratio of armour to infantry http://t.co/dYdTruAJyE #forum #military2 days ago