TITLE

Common (Ground) Sense

AUTHOR(S)
Withington, Thomas
PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Armada International;Aug/Sep2011, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses developments concerning unattended ground sensors and their role as a warning device that can replace the anti-personnel mine. It also describes the different unattended ground sensors available in the market including the Scorpion Unattended Target Recognition System from Northrop Grumman, the iscout system from McQ, and the Smart All-Terrain Networked Detectors (Sand) from Elbit System. Devices from Qual-Tron, Selex Galileo, Exensor, and Trident Systems are also noted.
ACCESSION #
64876193

 

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