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originally posted by: machineintelligence
BBN’s Boomerang a vehicle-mounted anti-sniper system that uses sound localization to quickly target enemy snipers and direct return fire. This was the first real advance in finding a firing solution against a sniper in near real time.
originally posted by: Bluntone22
a reply to: machineintelligence
This kinda feels like over thinking the situation..
The average sniper shooting range is under a half mile.
Yeah I know the record is around two miles..but that's not practical.
I would think infrared or some type of thermal sensors would pick out a sniper at that distance.