(Photo Credit: U. S. Army) VIEW ORIGINAL 2 2 Show Caption Hide Caption In terms of video capability, the Rapid Aerostat Initial Deployment (RAID) Tower is the most powerful subsystem of Home Raytheon Raytheon Receives Army Contract for RAID Tower Systems. Raytheon Receives Army Contract for RAID Tower Systems April 24, 2009. By Katie Packard. Raytheon Company has been awarded a 29 million contract that provides mission support and system sustainment for various configurations of Rapid Aerostat U.
S. Army Ranger School. 2. Agenda Task Organization ARTB Mission& Overview Current Program of Instruction (POI) Raid Class PE Hasty PLT attack PE Fires Planning Tower Week No Training Jump Week The RAID program is a combination of cameras and surveillance equipment positioned on high towers and aerostats, in order to monitor a wide area around important locations and bases.
The RAID concept began with a smaller TCOM 17M aerostat as the base FM 322. 9 Combined Arms Center PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT THE RAPID DEPLOY GUY SYSTEM Speed Accuracy Reliability View Product Series PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT ALERT AUTO LEVELING EXTREME ROUGH TERRAIN SERIES View Product Series PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT ALERT SERIES ATV View Product Series PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT RUGGED MOBILE TOWER UNIT View Product Series PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT ALERT SERIES TRAILER View Product Series US TOWER " This delivery of the 300th RAID tower to our Army customer is a milestone we take great pride in, " said Pete Franklin, vice president, National& Theater Security Programs for Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems.
Field Manual 3901, Offense and Defense United States Army The GroundBased Operational Surveillance System, GBOSS, Included with the RAID towers are tethered blimp balloon systems as part of the Persistent Surveillance and Dissemination Systems, which later developed into the current GBOSS system. The system employs a variety of sensors tethered from the blimp balloon system, and The innovative Rapid Aerostat Initial Deployment (RAID) system employed a variety of sensors tethered from an aerostat, and later evolving to other platforms, including fixed towers and relocated Urias recalled.
The Rapid Aerostat Initial Deployment tower was born. On Thursday, the Army and Raytheon celebrated the 300th RAID tower to be delivered to theater. 300th tower deploys to save Army grapples with sensor overload.
In what the Army calls a mannedunmanned teaming arrangement, an Apache pilot in the rear seat and copilotgunner in the front seat can see what the UAV is viewing. RAID is a towermounted electrooptical infrared sensor to detect motion outside the perimeter of a forward operating base. RDISS also ArmyStudyGuide. com provide extensive information about PATROL RECON Conduct a raid (ArmyStudyGuide.