The Land129 Phase 3 Tactical Unmanned Aerial System (TUAS) project is the replacement for the Shadow 200 system currently operated by the 20th Surveillance and Target Acquisition Regiment, at Gallipoli Barracks in Brisbane. The TUAS will provide Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance support to a Brigade sized force element. The project seeks to acquire an air vehicle, ground control station and associated support services.
The Chief Systems Engineering Branch was engaged to provide assistance with the development of the pre-Gate 0 Capability Definition Documentation. As part of CSEB, our role was to provide high level engineering expertise to the initial phase of the Land 129 Phase 3 project. This included:
We were able to add value by: