INTRACOM Defense Electronics hosts International MILVA Meeting

May 28, 2013: INTRACOM Defense Electronics (IDE) hosted on May 22nd & 23rd in the premises of Athens Information Technology (AIT) the meeting of the international Military Vetronics Association (MILVA) Generic Vehicles Architecture for Land Vehicles. MILVA is an association of government agencies and industries promoting Vehicle Electronics (Vetronics) in the military environment and publishes guidelines and standards on Vetronics issues. The meeting was presided by the representative of the German Federal Office of Bundeswehr Equipment, Information Technology and In-Service Support (BAAINBw-former BWB).

During the meeting, IDE presented its new command and control communications system Spart@n, followed by a live demonstration in direct link with units in the field. The demonstration featured a joint operations scenario with linking wideband communications between sea and land units to a central command.

The meeting was attended by the official delegations of Defense Ministries of the Association’s thirteen (13) member-countries (Belgium, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Israel, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Turkey, UK and USA) as well as twenty two (22) international defense industry representatives and research centers.