TACSAT is used in light division signal battalions to
Increase the speed of messages.
Overcome extended distances.
Provide aerial surveillance.
The two area signal nodes of the airborne division signal battalion provide alternate routing and
The heart of the MSE network is the
Radio access unit.
Large extension node.
The radio access unit (AN/TRC-191) provides network access to mobile radiotelephone
The large extension node switch (LENS) provides local switching and network access for up to
176 digital subscribers
In a division equipped with MSE, soldiers from the using unit are responsible for installing,
operating, and maintaining the user's subscriber terminal equipment.