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Battlefield Combat Identification System: A Task Force XXI Response to the Problem of Direct Fire Fratricide   [open pdf - 36KB]

This report discusses the introduction of the Battlefield Combat Identification System (BCIS) as one of the initiatives designed to prevent fratricide. BCIS is an all-weather, digitally encrypted Q&A system developed by TRW Space and Electronics Group for the Army's Communications and Electronics Command; it is designed to immediately identify potential targets as friendly, enemy, or neutral/noncombatant.

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1998-01
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Public Domain
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Armor: Magazine of Mounted Warfare. January - February 1998
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