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L-3 TRL launches new jammers

20th February 2013 - 06:00 GMT | by Tim Fish in Abu Dhabi


L-3 TRL has launched two new jammers in its Broadshield family range, a down-sized man-portable lightweight unit and a larger high power variant for use in vehicles.

Speaking to Shephard at the IDEX exhibition, Alex Hickey, L-3 TRL’s head of MENA, said that the lightweight countermeasures suite (LCS) offers dismounted soldiers protection against the threat of remote-controlled IEDs.

There are two variants of the LCS available: one operating in the low-band (20MHz to 520MHz) and the other in the high band (420MHz to 6GHz) frequencies. Hickey said the LCS has been redesigned from the original manpacks to improve the electric

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Tim Fish


Tim Fish

Tim Fish is a special correspondent for Shephard Media. Formerly the editor of Land Warfare …

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