Trilogy announces Initial Operating Capability Declared for DCGS Crew Communications System

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The United States Air Force and Raytheon Company declared Initial Operational Capability for a key voice communications component of the U.S. Air Force Distributed Common Ground System (DCGS) following a series of flight tests.


Trilogy - which Foresight Group is an investor in - has announced its Mercury ES product is at the heart of the platform which provides real-time, multi-channel voice communications between intelligence operators regardless of security level or geographic location.  The system provides enterprise-wide collaboration in support of intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance missions.


The system is the first “Protection Level 4” accredited and deployed VoIP technology that includes a sophisticated information assurance component for the Department of Defence intelligence community.  


"Trilogy is honoured to be part of this historic milestone in US Air Force communications,” said Mark Wren, President and General Manager of Trilogy USA Inc.  “We look forward to playing a part in strengthening the communications between those responsible for taking action and the operators and analysts who support them.”



Background Information


Trilogy has supplied audio communications equipment to customers in more than seventy countries since 1986. The company was originally formed to design and build video and audio infrastructure equipment for the television and radio broadcast market. It continues to serve this market but now also offers its products to a wide array of customers in defence, emergency management, training and simulation, oil and gas and other industries.


Trilogy counts some of the world's best known names in defence and broadcast among its customer base. These include Raytheon, Northrop Grumman, L3, Lockheed Martin, SAIC, BAE, Teledyne, BBC, Sony, CBS, Hearst-Argyle, Radio France and others.



For more information please contact:-


Rebecca Purington

Trilogy USA, Inc.

2500 E. Hallandale Beach Blvd, Suite 808

Hallandale Beach, FL 33009-4841

Phone & Fax: +1 847-461-1480