Navy Moves Nearer to Deployment of Tactical Radio System

Lopez, Ramon
December 2003
Sea Power;Dec2003, Vol. 46 Issue 12, p31
Reports on the Boeing's work on the first segment of the Pentagon's multibillion dollar Joint Tactical Radio System (JTRS). Objectives of the naval officials for establishing the JTRS; Significance of the use of software-programmable radio for naval operations; Statement of Steven MacLaird, director of the JTRS Joint Program Office, on current applicable technology for the navy; Clusters and divisions of the implementation of the JTRS.


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