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ITEC 2017: Saab launches BattleTek 5 (video)

17th May 2017 - 13:20 GMT | by Trevor Nash, Beth Maundrill in Rotterdam


Saab has used ITEC 2017 to launch its BattleTek 5 constructive simulation system. Developed by Saab Grintek in South Africa, the product is designed to train military commanders and staff as well as providing an ability to train emergency response teams.

The new variant combines constructive simulation with VBS3 to provide a new 3D visualisation capability. Normally used to train battalion staff, BattleTek 5 can also be used to train down to company level or up to brigade and divisional levels.

‘This unmatched technology will significantly reduce the costs of battle training simulation. Saab can achieve a higher lever of

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Trevor Nash


Trevor Nash

After a career in the British Army, Trevor Nash worked in the simulation and training …

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Beth Maundrill


Beth Maundrill

Beth is Deputy Editor - Land at Shephard Media, managing coverage across all formats of …

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