Photos: Technology fights 'friendly fire'

Photos: Technology fights 'friendly fire'

Summary: Testing new tech in the mud of Salisbury Plain

TOPICS: Tech Industry

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  • Testing new tech in the mud of Salisbury Plain

    Nato forces have been testing a range of combat identification technologies on Salisbury Plain. Above, a Challenger 2 tank used in the trial.

    Photo: Steve Ranger

  • This M1 Abrams tank forms part of the US forces used in the Nato "Urgent Quest" exercise.

    Photo: Steve Ranger

  • The tech on trial would warn troops if they were about to fire one of these anti-tank missiles at a friendly vehicle by mistake.

    Photo: Steve Ranger

Topic: Tech Industry

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