Border Surveillance and Protection

Homeland borders are another critical priority since through their violation public welfare is threatened by activities such as illegal immigration, smuggling, terrorism etc.

 

In this context, BATS offers an integrated border surveillance system ensuring the detection, location and targeting of these activities swiftly and accurately, 24 hours a day, even in bad weather and low visibility conditions. BATS solution will be tailored to comply with customer’s concept of operation and organization.

 

A Command and Control (C2) centre gathers information from a variety of sensors creating a tactical situation awareness picture to inform law enforcement forces, in real time, about any threat so they are able to take immediate action. 

 

BATS works in close contact with FRONTEX, the EU Agency coordinating the operational cooperation between Member States in the field of border security.

 

BATS integrates the most appropriate sensors:

 

Detection/localization

          Active fence / Electric Security Fence

          Ground surveillance radar

          Unattended Ground Sensors (UGS) 

          Communications interception

 

Recognition/identification

          Electro optical sensors

          Video surveillance

 

Tracking

           Surveillance radar with automatic and continuous tracking capability

           Radio equipment tracking

           BATS combines various types of surveillance platforms:

 

Fixed site

          Tower

          Mast

 

Mobile ground platforms

          Onboard vehicles (commercial and military)

          Unmanned ground vehicles (robots)

 

Deployable ground platforms

          Manpack

          Transportable in vehicle

 

Airborne platforms

          Aircraft, helicopter

          UAV

          Aerostat