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

Land Forces 2018: CEA unveils GBAD radar

5th September 2018 - 23:30 GMT | by Gordon Arthur in Adelaide


CEA Technologies displayed the first-of-type ground-based CEATAC radar – which stands for CEA Tactical – at Land Forces 2018 in Adelaide.

The short/medium-range AESA radar was mounted on a Thales Hawkei, having been specifically designed to fit on this size of vehicle. It can also be mounted on a single-axle trailer.

The CEATAC is being proposed for Project Land 19 Phase 7B, which will give the Australian Army a ground-based air defence (GBAD) capacity.

Defence Minister Christopher Pyne enthused: ‘This is an Australian-developed radar on an Australian-developed vehicle, which is a great outcome for defence industry…It is fantastic to see

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
Gordon Arthur


Gordon Arthur

Gordon Arthur was the Asia Pacific editor for Shephard Media. Born in Scotland and educated …

Read full bio

Share to