Bold Quest 13: September 3-22; Testing dates September 9-19
For the third consecutive year, Atterbury-Muscatatuck hosted the Bold Quest exercise. Bold Quest is a "multi-national capabilities integration assessment event," sponsored by the Joint Staff with participation from US Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, SOCOM, STRATCOM, and Air/Army National Guard, and NATO partner nations of: AUS,BEL,CAN, DEU, DNK, FIN, FRA, GBR, ITA, NLD, NOR,SWE, NATO AEWC partner nations/organizations. The realistic setting allows for an operational coalition environment where partner nations can test technologies, including combat identification systems and cyber events.
Above and below ground testing for sensors, cameras and other payloads for unmanned and manned systems, restricted and military air space, and Certificates of Authority specific to UAS platfroms allow for realistic, premier, testing events.
Bold Quest 13-2, on site in Indiana and incorporating urban, army and air venues around the state contributed a value-added capabilities package for the Bold Quest portfolio. Bold Quest events demostrate, evaluate and operationally test emerging technologies that communicate information between ground forces and aircrews.
Facts about BQ 13 can be found here!