DAG 2016 - Land Systems Services

Dismounted Combat ID

Replace Existing Systems with Newer or Different System

Objective

The project will provide the Canadian Armed Forces with the capability to positively identify friendly dismounted soldiers, vehicles, aircraft and naval vessels using novel technologies such as, but not limited to infrared signatures.

Requirements

The project will leverage material and network technology to provide an enhanced friend or foe identification capability, and will ideally be compatible with the systems of allied nations. The system should function in all light and weather conditions, focusing on night-time operations while limiting the probability of intercept, jamming and spoofing.

Preliminary Estimate

  • $20 million to $49 million

Anticipated Timeline

  • 2024 Options Analysis
  • 2026 to 2036 Definition Approval
  • 2026 to 2036 Implementation Approval
  • 2026 to 2036 Request for Proposal Release
  • 2026 to 2036 Contract Award
  • 2026 to 2036 Final Delivery

Point of Contact

Director Land Requirements Coordination
Phone: 819-939-5868


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