Gunshot Localization System

QinetiQ North America’s EARS® family of gunshot localization systems gives soldiers and military police the situational awareness necessary to respond instantly and accurately to hostile attacks to better protect themselves from snipers and other gunfire threats.

Three options of EARS are available:  All three variants use the core EARS sensor, which is an extremely small, lightweight, low-power, self-contained gunshot detector system.


SWATS
Shoulder-Worn

FSS
Fixed Site Sensor
 VMS
Vehicle Mount

  • Instantly detects and displays gunfire in less than 1/4 second
  • Rugged and reliable
  • Small profile
  • Does not false alarm
  • Uses low power

Detection Performance

  • 95% detection rate
  • +/- 7.5 degrees bearing accuracy
  • 10% of range accuracy
  • > 700m detection range