Accession Number:

ADA031043

Title:

Ptarmigan: A UK Secure Area-Communication System for Armed Forces,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

OFFICE OF NAVAL RESEARCH LONDON (ENGLAND)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-08-06

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

This report summarizes the technical and operational characteristics of the PTARMIGAN system, a UK-developed secure area-communication system for armed forces. It is a computer-based, automatically switched and mobile system that will provide voice, telegraph, data and facsimile modes of operation over a wide geographical area. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Voice Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE