Lightspeed™ AN/PAQ-6 v2

 Phone & Distance Line Replacement (6-PAQ)

  • NAVY Operational Logistics Integration (OPLOG) Program
  • Replacement of legacy Phone and Distance Line (PDL) system during Underway Replenishment (UNREP) with LightSpeed™ technology
  • Non-RF silent communication during approach and UNREP– 6-PAQ transceiver units use eye-safe IR LEDs
  • Each unit communicates over a horizontal 180° and vertical 60° Field-of-View
  • System will provide up to 10 digital phone lines, Ethernet link and precise distance measurement capabilities
  • Secure Voice and data communications: Bridge-to-Bridge and Station-to-Station without RF
  • System demonstrated distance measurement and voice communications between RHIBs operating at various speeds
  • System capable of passing any information (including tactical) in any format (open source) from ship (any size) to shore to mobile
  • No Moving Parts!


Communication Range
500 m
System Size
13.4 x 4.75 x 6.7 in
System Weight
6 lbs
Display Size
4 x 5 x 12 in
Tripod or Rail clamp or Magnetic mounts
Operating Temperature
30° C to +70° C
Storage Temperature
-40° C to +80° C
Ethernet for LAN and WAN connectivity, Analog voice
Optional Devices
Digital voice; Network cameras; other modules