Taiwanese army invests in its communication infrastructure with the SOTM Satcom On The Move 2508131
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Taipei Aerospace & Defense Technology Exhibition
15 - 18 August 2013
SOTM Satcom On The Move at TADTE 2013
|Sunday, August 25, 2013 10:05 AM|
|Taiwanese army invests in its communication infrastructure with the SOTM Satcom On The Move.|
At TADTE 2013, the Taipei Aerospace and Defense Technology Exhibition, the Taiwanese army presents a new communication vehicle, the SOTM Satcom On The Move. This new vehicle upgrades the existing satellite communication system with enhanced mobile communication capabilities.
The new SOTM Satcom On The Move satellite communication vehicle of Taiwanese army at TADTE 2013, Taipei Aerospace and Defense Technology Exhibition in Taiwan.
The SOTM is based on a Ford F-450, an heavy-duty pickup trucks, which are available in a variety of configurations and three model series are available, the F-250, F-350 and F-450. This pickup is motorized with a 6,300 cc turbo diesel engines which allows the vehicle to run at a maximum road speed of 110 km/h and 40 km/h in off-road conditions.
A shelter with communication equipment and satellite antenna is mounted at the rear of the vehicle.