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.

  • Instantly detects and displays the origin of incominears_calloutg hostile gunfire in less than 1/4 second
  • Small, lightweight
  • Rugged and reliable
  • Alerts made with an audible voice announcement (e.g., “3 o’clock, 400 meters”)
  • Built-in GPS location and timing
  • Provides geo-referenced threat positions to facilitate coordination with other military resources
  • Uses low power

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.