This special command and control warfare system has provided area protection and supported special missions since 1981. It is used extensively to deny and disrupt enemy command and control links.
Compass Call supports two squadrons of specially equipped C-130s that perform electronic combat and information warfare. It supports a crew of 13 people, and includes transmit and receive antennas, signal acquisition, processing, direction finding, and jamming functions.
BAE Systems is a major contributor to the Compass Call team, acting as
- System engineering, integration, and testing lead for mission systems.
- Professional military supplier for integrated, low-mid band system.