Patria showcases a wide range of underwater surveillance, anti-submarine warfare and mine warfare systems at the international UDT Underwater Defence Technology exhibition in Rostock, Germany on 9-11 May 2023. The underwater sound transmitter of Patria Sonac ACS will be demonstrated at Patria’s booth during the exhibition. Natural high-fidelity music will be played in an aquarium by Patria’s underwater sound system, which is perfect sound source for acoustic mine sweeping. Patria’s stand location is G10. Extreme conditions embedded – Patria’s underwater offering at UDT.
Patria SONAC ACS acoustic mine sweep is specially designed for sweeping influence mines with advanced acoustic triggering. Its compact, lightweight size is designed for use with unmanned craft. Patria ASW Training Target is a small and lightweight autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) that serves as a target for Anti-Submarine Warfare operational training. It can execute multiple underwater missions simultaneously, which are pre-planned using mission planning software.
Patria SIGMA and SIGMA LIGHT are advanced sub-surface measurement systems that capture signature of any vessel in very high detail. The systems have bottom-deployed measurement tracks that are optimized for permanent installations as well as portable operations. Patria SONAC DTS is an ASW sonar system offering both active and passive modes of operation with two separate wet-end subsystems, VDS and TAS, that can be used simultaneously. The system is packed in a removable 20-foot container, and it is specifically designed for operations in littoral waters for various classes of vessels.
Patria is an international provider of defence, security and aviation life cycle support services, technology solutions and pilot training. Patria provides its aerospace and military customers with equipment availability, continuous performance development as well as selected intelligence, surveillance and management system products and services. Patria’s mission is to give its customers confidence in all conditions, and the vision is to be the #1 partner for critical operations on land, sea and air. Patria has several locations including Finland, Sweden, Norway, Belgium, the Netherlands, Estonia, Latvia and Spain. Patria employs over 3,000 professionals. Patria is owned by the State of Finland (50.1%) and Norwegian Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace AS (49.9%). Patria owns 50% of Nammo, and together these three companies form a leading Nordic defence partnership.