AJAX and Other Land Force Capabilities to be Discussed at Future Armoured Vehicles Situational Awareness 2020

SMi reports: Senior representatives from the British Army, UK MoD, DSTL, and GDLS are se to present at the rescheduled conference in London, this September.

London, United Kingdom, May 28, 2020 --(PR.com)-- Building on a common platform – the General Dynamics Ajax will soon form a key part of the British Army’s mounted potential and deliver what GD calls “best-in-class protection and survivability, reliability and mobility and all-weather Intelligence, Surveillance, Target Acquisition and Recognition (ISTAR) capabilities.”

AJAX is the most lethal variant of the platform, equipped with a 40mm cannon to give its crew of four high-calibre offensive capabilities. In promotional material, General Dynamics describes how the vehicle “will enable the soldier to be at the point of collection of accurate all-weather commander information within a network-enabled, fully-digitised platform.”(*)

The 5th Annual Future Armoured Vehicles Situational Awareness Conference on the 2nd-3rd September 2020 in London, UK, will give delegates updates on the AJAX and other land force capabilities from the British Army.

For those interested in attending, early bird discount of £200 is ending on the 30th June 2020. Register at http://www.armouredvehicles-sa.com/pr10.

The key presentations include:

· Colonel Jonathan Brooking, Commander HQ Armour Centre, British Army
· Lieutenant Colonel John Dagless, Senior Requirements Manager, Battlefield and Tactical CIS (BATCIS), ISS, Joint Forces Command, UK MoD
· Mr John Crozier, Technical Partner, Urban Canyon Sixth Sense (UC6S), DSTL, UK MoD
· Dr. Andy Lillie, Technology Director, Network & Communications, Mission Systems, General Dynamics Land Systems

The event brochure including the full agenda and speaker line-up is available to download at http://www.armouredvehicles-sa.com/pr10.

The key topics for this year include: Vetronic Architectures, Communications, CIS capabilities, Battle Management Systems, Acoustic Sensors, Optronics, Crew Displays, Active Protection, Defensive Aid Suites, Mobile Camouflage Systems, and many more.

Future Armoured Vehicles Situational Awareness
2nd-3rd September 2020
Copthorne Tara Hotel, London, UK
Sponsored by Galleon Embedded Computing, Hensoldt Optronics GmbH & Lockheed Martin.

SMi Group offer direct access to key decision makers through tailored sponsorship and exhibitor packages. For details, contact Sadia Malick on +44 (0) 207 827 6748 or email smalick@smi-online.co.uk.

For delegate enquiries, please contact James Hitchen on +44 (0) 20 7827 6054 or jhitchen@smi-online.co.uk.

(*) Source: Army Technology

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