Fortress Wireless Gateway

Next Generation Mobile Wireless Platform

General Dynamics’ Fortress Wireless Gateway is a rugged, high-performance, wireless communications gateway, designed specifically for public safety, tactical and industrial network applications. The Fortress Wireless Gateway allows connectivity and roaming between multiple wireless networks, including Mesh, Wi-Fi and LTE, and delivers secure, high-performance, COTS wireless communications capabilities based on industry-proven technologies.
  • Integrated LTE Modem, Mesh Point & Wi-Fi Access Point
  • Flexible to Accommodate Multiple Wireless Technologies and Frequency Bands
  • Designed for Public Safety, Tactical and Industrial Applications
  • Enhanced with Commercial, Government and Military Approved Security Standards
  • Rugged Design for Vehicles and Harsh Environments


Product Details


The Fortress Wireless Gateway enables rapid establishment of a scalable and mobile high-performance secure wireless network for ad-hoc operations, and also provides connectivity into an existing Wi-Fi or LTE infrastructure network. Fortress Mesh provides a self-forming, self-healing, and path-optimizing wireless network infrastructure for dynamic network environments.

The Fortress Wireless Gateway is enhanced with the highest levels of industry-standard encryption and meets commercial and government security standards. The Fortress Wireless Gateway’s focus on security, network resilience, ease of rapid deployment and rugged design make it ideal for mobile vehicle applications and harsh environments.

  • Compliant with 3GPP LTE Global Standards
  • Self-Forming, self-healing, mesh networking
  • High power Wi-Fi access point or client
  • High performance 2x2 MIMO Mesh and Wi-Fi radios
  • GPS/GLONASS receiver
  • Licensed and unlicensed spectrum support (Mesh)
  • U.S. federal government and DOD security compliance
  • Available in COM Express form factor or software for embedded applications


Fortress Wireless Gateway Datasheet View Document
Size 9.7” x 7.5” x 2.6” (246mm x 192mm x 66mm)
7lbs (3.17 kgs)
Interfaces Ethernet
- 1x 10/100/1000BT RJ45 Connector (POE+)
- 4x 10/100/1000BT push-pull M12 Connector
USB: 1 x USB3 M12 Connector
Power: push-pull M12 Connector and RJ45 POE+
- Push-pull SnapN-Type Connectors (Radio)
Operating Frequencies - LTE: Commercial and government bands
- Wi-Fi: Unlicensed and government bands
Networking Wireless
- 802.11a/b/g/n Access Point, Mesh Point, Client
- LTE 3GPP Release 9 & 10
IP Compatibility
- IPv4 and IPv6
- Integrated DHCP and DNS
Security FIPS 140-2
NSA Suite B Cryptography
WPA2 Personal and Enterprise
Management Access
- Secure Browser-based GUI
- USB CLI (physical access)
- SSH (network)
- SNMP Monitoring
- Power
- Status
- Ethernet Link/Activity
- Radio Strength/Activity
Environmental Operating Temperature -40°C to 70°C (-40°F to +158°F)
Storage Temperature -40°C to 70°C (-40°F to +158°F)
Convection Cooled (no fans)
Humidity 5% - 95% Non-Condensing
IP67 & NEMA 4X Enclosure
Power 28 VDC
802.3at POE
Certifications Safety & Emissions: FCC, ETSI, CE, IC, RoHS
Warranty 1 year limited warranty