PREMIUM: British Army to Enhance TESS
PREMIUM: British Army to enhance TESS
Known as the Indirect Fires Simulation (IDFS) programme, the requirement is being managed through Defence Equipment & Support’s Training and Simulation Systems Programme (TSSP) organisation.
Initial procurement documentation describes the delivery and support of 24 instrumentation systems – 12 for the 81mm mortar and 12 for the 105mm light gun (see photo) – ‘to produce a realistic simulated firing solution, fall of shot and effect within a simulated environment and able to be integrated with other in-service live simulation systems’.
These in-service systems include SCOPIC, the Cubic live-synthetic wrap training environment; the Elbit Systems Joint …