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Special Operations Tactical Suit (SOTCAS)

 (Saab Barracuda)

Special Operations Tactical Camouflage Suite (Photo: Saab Barracuda)The demands for Camouflage technology has Camouflage (SAAB)
Barracuda offers several types of camouflage systems, including the Shadecam static multi-spectral camouflage system, used in fixed installations. The company also offers a multi-spectral, Personal Camouflage System (PCS) developed for special operations units. The kit comprises a screen, poncho and Special Operations Tactical Suit (SOTACS). The lightweight (200gr/m2) effectively conceals the wearer in the visual, and near IR wavebands, blending the soldier with the background. The suit provides thermal concealment as well, which blocks up to 80% of the body heat The suit withstand continued operations in wet weather conditions. The entire SOTCAS suit weighs 2.9 kg.

 

 

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