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Danish Army sees urgent need for digital mortar systems

Danish Army sees urgent need for digital mortar systems

In an active battlefield, the factor of response time is vital. Digital systems have been taking the effort in calculation out of the hands of soldiers for some time, enabling split-second turnaround from decision-to-action and minimising the risk of error. However, the transition is not without its challenges.

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caught up with Major Michael Johnsson, Head of Guns & Mortar Branch at the Royal Danish Army Combat & Fire Support Centre, who is overseeing such a transition. For Johnsson, these challenges need to be overcome as soon as possible. A future conflict may well depend on it…

Future Mortar Systems: The Emerging Challenges

Future Mortar Systems: The Emerging Challenges

A new dawn for mortar systems has arrived. While lessons and upgrades have been harnessed from Afghanistan, tomorrow's conflicts may present an entirely different environment with a number of emerging obstacles. These considerations are just some of the operational problems that delegates will be taking with them to Future Mortar Systems conference...

Mortar Developments: A Special Forces Operational Insight

Mortar Developments: A Special Forces Operational Insight

Lt Col Bandieri speaks to Defence IQ and gives us a special forces operational insight on mortar developments. He discusses optimising interoperability and joint firepower capabilities for the special forces and infantry.

Q&A: Chris Foss on Mortar and Artillery Developments

Q&A: Chris Foss on Mortar and Artillery Developments

The increasing significance of interoperability, the role of joint fires, developments in precision and communication technology, and an increasingly resilient adversary all provides much to be considered for  international operators of artillery and mortar systems. Defence IQ spoke with Chris Foss, long-serving editor of Jane’s Armour and Artillery, to get an expert opinion on the global outlook for this domain…

Future Mortar Systems 2017 - Sample Delegate List

Future Mortar Systems 2017 - Sample Delegate List

Take some time to view the sample delegate list for Future Mortars 2017 here. 

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