Colorado Springs, CO, USA, January 23, 2024 – Axnes, Inc., a leading provider of advanced wireless communication solutions, today announced that it has introduced basic Android Team Awareness Kit (ATAK) functionality for its PNG WICS, enabling users to track and map Position Location Information (PLI) on Android devices.

Screenshot of the ATAK system showing Axnes PNG Handsets in blue

For soldiers and first responders, information sharing and situational awareness are essential to operational effectiveness and safety. The Android Team Awareness Kit’s (ATAK) demonstrated support for coordinating and tracking critical assets in the field offers mission-critical value in a wide range of public safety and military environments, making it a strategic enhancement for the PNG WICS.

The ATAK feature for the PNG WICS will serve as a powerful capability extension, providing enhanced situational awareness and expanded operational capabilities.

Markus Schmitz,Managing Director of Axnes, Inc. said “We are looking forward to advancing the PNG WICS with additional innovative ATAK capabilities in the future to further enhance the safety and effectiveness of public safety and military users.”

This achievement is a testament to Axnes' commitment to delivering state-of-the-art defense solutions and reinforces the company’s position as a leaderin the wireless defense communication market.

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January 24, 2024