Light (75% Cannon, 50% Rocket, 100% Grenade, 25% Gun, 1% Sniper)
|“|| The heart of a GDI Forward Base is the command post. The post allows a field commander to contact supporting regional assets, and centralise intelligence to facilitate rapid response. The post's high-powered radar and communications equipment maintain real-time feedback with the base's units in the field.|
- Intel Database
Additionally, it provides a single but extremely useful support power, the Radar scan.
In Kane's Wrath, three weapon upgrades are made available from the structure. The scanner pack upgrade is researched at the structure rather than the armoury. The Advanced turbines upgrade for the power plant is also accessible after building a Command Post rather than with the tech center.
|AP ammo||This upgrade bestows a firepower boost to Watchtowers, Hammerheads, Riflemen, and APCs, doubling their damage. It costs $2000 and takes 1:00 to research (Ctrl+A).|
|Sensor pod||Sensor Pods can be equipped onto Orcas to allow them to launch stealth-detecting pods. This upgrade costs $500 and takes 0:15 to research (Ctrl+F).|
|Scanner pack (Kane's Wrath only)||Scanner Packs cost $500 and allow Zone Troopers to gain additional 20% more range, line of sight, and add stealth detection. This upgrade takes 0:15 to research (Ctrl+A).|
Support powers provided
|Radar scan||Three fast-moving Orca craft fly in to pummel a target with explosive ordnance from the skies. This power costs 500 credits and has a cooldown of 1:30. The Orca Strike fires 2 missiles per aircraft for a total of 6 missiles|
|Sonic repulsor fields||Allows GDI commanders to fortify structures with a fence that defends against Commandos, Shadow Teams, and Engineers. This power costs 500 credits and has a cooldown of 0:15. The Sonic Repulsion Field power also doubles the armor of any structure affected.|
Role in Campaign
- ↑ Electronic Arts Los Angeles, Command & Conquer 3: Tiberium Wars. GDI Weapons, Tactics, and Systems, "Command Post".