Tactical Radios with Netted IridiumThe Distributed Tactical Communications System (DTCS), also known as “Netted Iridium,” was on display at the Iridium exhibit booth during DSEi 2011, the world’s largest defense and security exhibition show, held in London last week. The DTCS system uses the Iridium satellite network to provide push-to-talk netted communications with lightweight handsets for dismounted war fighters on the move and has been widely used in operations in Afghanistan. Get the interesting story behind DTCS from a recent article in the C4ISR Journal.

Netted Iridium in Action