Indra successfully tests the first prototype of European Maritime Operations Center

November 21, 2019 – Indra has lead the development of the first prototype of the European Maritime Operations Center located at the European Defense Agency (EDA) facilities in Brussels. The new Command and Control capacity, developed in collaboration with Leonardo, has been successfully tested this Wednesday and Thursday November 20 and 21 within a naval exercise in which the Navies of Italy, France, Greece, Portugal and Spain participated, within the framework of the EU-funded OCEAN2020 R&D program. Five ships, aircraft and nine drones —aerial, boats and submarines— operated for two…

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OCEAN2020 Project is Well Underway

December 5, 2018 – Since early Spring 2018, Terma has participated in the first EU-funded defense research project under the framework of the Preparatory Action on Defense Research. The objective of OCEAN2020 is to significantly improve maritime situational awareness for naval operations through the integration of unmanned systems with ISTAR payload capabilities. The project was kicked off in April this year and has just passed System Requirement Review and is now progressing towards the System Design phase. Terma’s main role in the project is to contribute within areas of interoperability…

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Saab is a key partner in EU unmanned maritime situational awareness project

Defence and security company Saab will take part in an EU funded preparatory action project called OCEAN2020. The project will demonstrate technologies for enhanced situational awareness in a naval environment using unmanned systems. OCEAN2020 came out as the winning proposal under the EU Preparatory Action on Defence Research programme. The competitive selection was conducted by the European Defence Agency and will be contracted in the coming weeks. The project consists of a consortium representing 15 EU Member States, lead by Leonardo. During 2018-2020 two live demonstrations will be arranged. The…

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