Light Marine Air Defense Integrated System
June 15, 2021
June 12, 2021 - U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Niklaus McMann, a Low Altitude Air Defense Gunner assigned to the Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force – Crisis Response – Central Command stands next to a Light Marine Air Defense Integrated System (LMADIS) in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
The MADIS series allows Low Altitude Air Defense Marines to keep pace with the maneuver force in order to protect it from precision fires and enemy close air support, specifically targeting enemy unmanned aircraft systems. The LMADIS is mounted on a Polaris MRZR and contains a radar as well as an Electronic Warfare suite.
Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Marine Corps photo by Gunnery Sgt. Melissa Marnell.