The ground system utilizes a secure, discrete data link only received by JPALS equipped aircraft.
Range and bearing out to 200 NM (discrete TACAN), surveillance tracks out to 60 NM, precision landing guidance starting at 10 NM.
A single expeditionary JPALS can handle 50 simultaneous approaches to multiple touchdown points within 20NM radius of the ground station.
Expeditionary JPALS is portable: HMMWV-sized and deployable in a single C-130, the system can be up and running in less than 90 minutes by only two personnel.
Designed for operations in all weather, rugged terrain and austere environments.