Language selection


LF ISTAR - Medium Range Radar

Project Type

Project Replace


Provide the Canadian Army with the capability to quickly and accurately locate hostile weapons as well as provide aerial surveillance.


This project will procure 10 systems with 360 degree capability for air surveillance with Identification Friend or Foe as well as provide a weapon locating capability.

A contract was awarded to Rheinmettal Canada in 2015. The acquisition value of this project is $145 million.

Funding Range

$100 million to $249 million

Anticipated Timeline (Fiscal Year)

Defence Capability Areas

Defence Capability Investment Areas

Key Industrial Capabilities

Not applicable.

Contact Us

Do you have any questions or comments about the Defence Capabilities Blueprint? The DCB is managed by the Directorate of Capability Integration at National Defence. To help us connect you with the appropriate subject matter or technical expert, please select whether your query is related to the DCB in general, is related to a project, or if you require technical support. If you request follow up, we will endeavour to acknowledge your request within 7 working days.

Date modified: