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Providing a 360 viewing field, the AlphaBridge incorporates a number of unique and sophisticated functions, presented on three ultra sharp displays in a fully integrated package.
Detection and identification are key demands to be met by patrol vessels.The patrol vessel has a state of the art tactical navigation and observation system onboard allowing target motion analysis, intelligence and target alarms to enable quick response to emergency situations.
The vessel can share intelligence with the shore based surveillance center using a secure voice link via VHF and MF/HF and data through a VSAT communications line.
The multiple solutions and capabilities of the AlphaBridge are supported by specialized WECDIS functions, presented on large displays in an easy to use format.