In-Flight Interceptor Communications Systems (IFICS)

MDA/Ground-based Midcourse Defense: IFICS and CNE/NFM

Sentar was responsible for the integration of the National Missile Defense/Ground-Based Midcourse Defense In-Flight Interceptor Communications Systems (IFICS) and Communications Node Equipment /Network System Manager (CNE/NFM) systems.

Sentar was brought onboard to support the prime contractor with integration and test services, due to our specific experience and past performance.

Sentar activities included:

  • Testing IFICS and the CNE/NFM
  • Supporting IFICS system engineers in developing Verification Objects (VO)
  • Development of Test Plans
  • Supported on-site critical test missions