C4iSR: Joint & Common Equipment

Spain validates SISCAP soldier system

30 July 2019

Spain’s Sistema Combatiente a Pie (Foot Soldier System, SISCAP) programme is set to complete its Phase I validation in November and operational testing by the end of the year.

Phase I is a research and development (R&D) activity focused on the design, development and validation of demonstrator equipment to meet the desired functionalities of SISCAP’s fire efficiency (EFU), communications and information system (SIC), and power source (FAL) subsystems.

A Spanish Ministry of Defence (MoD) spokesperson told Jane’s, “The current schedule includes an operational demonstration that will allow the demonstrators to be validated by the operational units by the end of 2019.”

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