We recently attended a search and rescue exercise in Pulaski County, Virginia. Agencies from two different jurisdictions, with incompatible radios, were assigned to logistics.
We recently observed a search and rescue exercise, which included military support by an Army National Guard helicopter unit. We made the following video to explain how the ICRI is used to improve communications and coordination, between agencies, during these type of operations.
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) conceived the Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Continuous Trail Unmanned Vessel (ACTUV) program primarily for surveillance purposes, tracking the movements of enemy submarines.
An ICRI-2PMTM (NSN 5820-01-564-4593) and the PTSTM vehicle-mount power supply/radio docking station, have been integrated to expand the functionality of tactical military radios (i.e.: PRC-117, PRC-150, PRC-152, PSC-5, RT-1523).
A representative will be providing briefings and demonstrations of equipment to the Pacific Endeavor 2015 conference/event participants according to the following schedule:
In the article “Public-Safety Narrowband Voice Systems Can’t Be Abandoned”, Harlin R. McEwen identifies and explains several reasons why LMR networks will need to be maintained in the near-term future.