TITLE

UK MoD: Tornado Fratricide Due to IFF Error, Patriot Rules of Engagement

AUTHOR(S)
Puttré, Michael
PUB. DATE
August 2004
SOURCE
Journal of Electronic Defense;Aug2004, Vol. 27 Issue 8, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Great Britain's Ministry of Defense Board of Inquiry has announced that an equipment failure of the Tornado weapons system's identification-friend-or-foe (IFF) system led to it being designated hostile by the Patriot's control system.
ACCESSION #
14133004

 

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