The Federal Office for equipment, information technology and use of the Bundeswehr (BAAINBw), the preparation of the study awarded "producing a glass battlefield to support dynamic operations" (ErzUntGlas) to a consortium led by ATOS GmbH.
The aim of the study is a demonstration experiment based TRL 6 with a system demonstrator under operating conditions that can generate a real-time capable, three-dimensional, dynamic image location for mobile operations in the multi-robot use of UAS together with combat vehicles (Tactical teaming). The results will assist the successor to the Leopard 2 battle tank, the future Main Ground Combat System.
RAFAEL will contribute the guidance system Fire Weaver and the radio system BNET for their own leadership and communication network C4I of civilian and military components.
The study provides for an annual demonstration experiment before that in 2019, starting in 2023, and is then followed by a project planning to 2025th