TITLE

Phoenix' Second Rise

AUTHOR(S)
Messaoudi, Ilham
PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Military Technology;2011, Vol. 35 Issue 8, p84
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the Phoenix II trials held at Mourmelon military base in France on May 5-27, 2011. It mentions that the program is designed to increase the French Army's understanding and acceptance of the possibilities offered by new communication and information technologies. It aims to develop key information systems by simulating frontline combat conditions on the digital battlefield.
ACCESSION #
65389533

 

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