Fire Control System
Fire Control System – Battery Organisation
A Fire control system which provides for a cost-effective solution for organisation of a battery deployment.
The hardware and software components are standardised across the organisation, which improves training and supportability.
Optional regimental and command structures can be provided.
Provides effective fire control functions for artillery or infantry guns, mortars and rocket launchers.
Frame-based solution suitable for standalone operation or integrated with a vehicle.
Forward observer sensors are integrated with the fire control computer and software. Multiple configurations for the observer sensors are available and can be adapted to suit the needs of the user.
Launcher Management and Control System
The LMCS provides for the accurate positioning and laying of the launcher and launcher management tasks.
The measurement of upper air conditions to improve first shot accuracy.
Data communication between the control post and forward observer is managed over tactical radios.
Data communications between the command post and launchers is accomplished with rugged radio data units.
Main Software Functions
- System set-up
- Sub-system status and feedback
- Fire mission preparation and set-up
- Map-based information:
- User maps
- MIL-STD 2525B symbology
- Fire arcs
- Firing point
- Target acquisition
- Target records
- Fire plans, set-up and execution
- Fire mission set-up, execution and control
- Ballistic calculations for multiple launcher types and projectiles
- Meteorological input and database
- Data communication:
- Launcher network
- Observer and upper echelon network
- Ammunition stock control