Lieutenant Colonel Stefan Hedmark

Commander, Cold Weather Operations Unit, Norrbotten Regiment
Swedish Armed Forces


12:20 PM UPHOLDING SOVEREIGNTY AND PROJECTING FORCE IN THE ARCTIC REGION

  • Adapting military vehicles for use in the Arctic, and integrating UAV technology to better inform the deployment of land-based patrols
  • Analysing the experience of small units training and exercising in cold and mountainous areas, and identifying lessons learned from collecting information about the enemy forces, terrain or other conditions in order to support the higher command with situational awareness in Arctic conditions
  • Working with the Finnish Jaeger Brigade to enhance operational effectiveness in the High North