Ukraine anti-sniper complex presented at 'Arms and Security 2017' exhibit in Kyiv

23:46, 13 October 2017
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A reconnaissance complex for the detection of optical devices SICH was presented at the 14th International Specialized Exhibition 'Arms and Security 2017' in Kyiv on October 11, according to TV Channel 24.

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The optoelectronic complex is capable of video-monitoring terrain 24/7, searching for targets, and automatically detecting camouflaged optical devices for aiming and observing, which allows preventing a sniper attack or terrorist act at a stage of its preparation.

"The device identifies lenses, cameras, and sights. It reads specific target coordinates, which can help a sniper to lock the target [enemy sniper]," said Production Manager Maksym Volkov.

Read alsoUkroboronprom’s military equipment premiers at U.S. expoAs UNIAN reported earlier, the 14th International Specialized Exhibition 'Arms and Security 2017' opened in Kyiv on October 10. Among high-profile guests at the event, there were Ukrainian Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak, Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council Oleksandr Turchynov, and Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov.

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