Modern satellite communications station "Downpour" is now available to the troops of the Southern Military District (SOUTH) within the program to re-equip the troops county new models of weapons and military equipment.
It is reported by the press service of the Southern Military District. The station is located at the base of the car vysokoprohodimogo Ural-4320. It is equipped with a satellite navigation system "GLONASS" and is able to automatically direct to a satellite antenna system for the given coordinates.
The possibilities of the new station allow for high speed data transfer, providing both open and closed forms of communication, and to organize a video conference session almost anywhere in the world.
"Downpour" will replace satellite communications station "Crystal", developed over 30 years ago.
Currently, the personnel of the communications unit SOUTH during field training studying technical characteristics of the new station, work out guidelines for the deployment, operation and handling of new systems of communication.