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DSEI Japan 2019: JGSDF acquires firing detection system

20th November 2019 - 01:54 GMT | by Koji Miyake in Tokyo


ITCosmos exhibited it its Ground Oscillatory Wave Locating System (GOWLs) at DSEI Japan 2019, this being a generic name for a device that locates a vibration source using ground vibration waves. It has just achieved a sale in Japan.

The GOWLs includes a Firing-Objective Point Detection System and an Invader Detection System, and both systems were exhibited at the exhibition. The former consists of a white dome that serves as a PDS-2500 portable vibration detection unit, while a black cylinder represents the PDS-5000/PDS-5500 portable invader detection unit.

According to ITCosmos, it signed a contract with the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force

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Koji Miyake


Koji Miyake

Koji Miyake is a Tokyo-based writer.

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