To make this website work, we log user data. By using Shephard's online services, you agree to our Privacy Policy, including cookie policy.

Open menu Search

Italy targets IOC for new NATO C2 system

7th May 2014 - 14:52 GMT | by Beth Stevenson in Ferrara


The Italian Air Force (ItAF) expects to achieve IOC for the first element of NATO’s new Air Command and Control System (ACCS) in December, service officials have revealed. 

The capability that has been delivered to Poggio Renatico Air Base in Ferrara, Italy, is expected to be followed by FOC around November 2015, Maj Gen Roberto Nordio, commander of the ItAF Air Operations Centre at the air base, told a media briefing on 6 May.

The ACCS aims to provide a common air C2 system for NATO members for which a contract was awarded to ThalesRaytheonSystems (TRS) in

Already have an account? Log in

Want to keep reading this article?

Read this Article

Get access to this article with a Free Basic Account

  • Original curated content, daily across air, land and naval domains
  • 2 free stories per week
  • Personalised news alerts
  • Daily and weekly newsletters
Create account

Unlimited Access

Access to all our premium news as a Premium News 365 Member. Corporate subscriptions available.

  • Original curated content, daily across air, land and naval domains
  • 14-day free trial (cancel at any time)
  • Unlimited access to all published premium news
Start your free trial
Beth Stevenson


Beth Stevenson

Beth is a former senior reporter for Digital Battlespace and Unmanned Vehicles magazines. Beth graduated …

Read full bio

Share to