Canadian Air Defence Sector Upgrade
To ensure Canadian component of NORAD is fully interoperable with the other air defence sectors throughout North America, the CADS Upgrade project will deliver and install equipment and software that is common to all NORAD air defence sectors.
Specifically by upgrading the Battle Control System-Fixed, installing the secure integrated communications system and address air defence operations business continuity.
$50 million to $99 million
Anticipated Timeline (Fiscal Year)
- Completed Start Options Analysis
- Completed Start Definition
- Completed Start Implementation
- Completed Initial Delivery
- 2021/2022 Final Delivery
Defence Capability Areas
Defence Capability Investment Areas
- Aerospace Structures and components
- Air Specific Support Equipment
- Fixed Communications Systems
- Information and Communication Tech
Key Industrial Capabilities
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