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IAI markets EO sensor to detect gunfire

4th September 2020 - 10:30 GMT | by Flavia Camargos Pereira in London


Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) is marketing a compact sensor that brings improved technology to detect gunfire. ELO-5220P Othello is an optical threat locator that provides precise information and reduces the number of false alerts.

The sensor can pinpoint the exact location of incoming gunfire, mortars, rocket-propelled grenades and anti-tank missiles. It instantly indicates the azimuth and elevation direction of hostile fire while classifying the threat, with a high probability of detection and low false alarm rate, according to IAI.

Vadim Loev, marketing manager of the combat team directorate in the IAI land systems division, told Shephard that EO technology in ELO-5220P Othello delivers

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Flavia Camargos Pereira


Flavia Camargos Pereira

Flavia Camargos Pereira is a North America editor at Shephard Media. She joined the company …

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