The Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) reported the US Congress of a
possible Foreign Military Sale (FMS) to Canada of components for an advanced
extremely high frequency terminals program as well as associated equipment and
The Government of Canada requested the sale of 19 Secure Mobile Anti-Jam
Reliable Tactical Terminals (SMART-T) and 60 Single Channel Anti-Jam (SCAMP)
modification kits. The possible sale also includes support equipment, spare and
repair parts, supply support, personnel training, training equipment,
publications, technical data, technical assistance and other related elements of
logistics support. The total value of this FMS, all options exercised, could be
as high as $83 million.
This sale will contribute to improve capabilities of the Canadian armed
forces as well as interoperability and standardization with US and allied
SMART-T satellite terminals will be mounted on Canadian Light Support Vehicles
Wheeled (LSVWs) which will undergo modifications in order to seamlessly
integrate the advanced terminals. The SMART-T are also capable of stand-alone
The principal contractors will be Raytheon and Rockwell-Collins. There are no
known offset agreements proposed in connection with this potential sale. The US
Congress must approve the deal prior to be concluded between the US and Canadian
governments and the contractors.
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