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DSEI 2017: BAE connects to the tactical edge

13th September 2017 - 14:00 GMT | by Andrew White in London


The BAE Systems Tactical Hotspot Concept Demonstrator tactical ground vehicle, designed to support strike brigades during expeditionary operations, will begin an 18-month evaluation programme with the British Army in October this year, company officials have revealed to Shephard.

Highlighted for the first time at DSEI in London on 12 September, the Concept Demonstrator comprises a British Army 4x4 Panther tactical ground vehicle fitted with a suite of C4I equipment designed to support forward-deployed strike brigades across multiple communications domains.

BAE Systems officials explained how the concept would provide voice and data services to the ‘tactical edge’ from a ‘mobile,

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Andrew White


Andrew White

Andrew is a former editor of Digital Battlespace and Unmanned Vehicles magazines. Andrew joined Shephard …

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