Long-Range Communications Kit


A Long-Range Communications Kit is common military communication equipment normally used at the company level and higher. This comm kit has all the features of a Field Communicator but with twice the range, the ability to monitor up to twenty-four frequencies and transmit/receive video signals. It can also communicate with orbiting spacecraft such as Satellites through separate microwave and laser dishs, although in order to make laser transmissions a Support Laser must be attached to the device.[1]



Equipment Ratings: D/B-D-C/B
Cost: 400
Affiliation: None
Mass: 5kg
Range: 50 km
Power use: 1 Power Point per Hour
Notes: 2,500 km Range to Satellite


  1. Classic BattleTech RPG, p. 148
  2. A Time of War, p. 301