Apr 2, 2014

The AN/TSC-181B Very Small Aperture Terminal-Large satellite system provides supported units with uninterrupted communication services worldwide. This version of the satellite provides more capability than its predecessors because it provides more stable long-range communications support for deployed forces like 2nd Marine Expeditionary Brigade, which is currently participating in Exercise African Lion 14. Exercise African Lion 14 showcases the 2nd Marine Expeditionary Brigade’s ability to integrate with partner-nation militaries and respond to crisis or contingency within the U.S. Africa Command operational area under a scalable, expeditionary joint-task force of multiple U.S. service components.

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