Jan 19, 2020
KWESST today announced that its full range of products was presented to an audience of NATO special forces at an invitation-only event in the U.S.
On display were the TASCS IFM AWS mounted to Mortar and Mk19, the TASCS Sniper system, the DroneBullet missile for countering hostile drones, a new Laser Warning and Detection System to counter the emerging threat of laser weapons against ground personnel, and the company’s Shot Counter technology.
All systems received interest from across the community of Special Forces and KWESST is now pursuing specific requests for follow-on briefings and demonstrations.
For more information on KWESST and its products, please visit www.kwesst.com.
KWESST deveops and commercializes high-value ultra-miniaturized technology applications that make a critical difference to the safety and operational effectiveness of personnel in the defence and security community. The company’s current portfolio of unique proprietary offerings include: its signature TASCS™ (Tactical and Situational Control System) for real-time awareness and targeting information from any source (including drones) streamed directly to users’ smart devices and weapons; the autonomous Grey Ghost™ kinetic impact missile system that defends against small hostile drones including swarms; a Ground Laser Defence system to counter the emerging threat of weaponized lasers against personnel; and, the Phantom™ Tactical Electronic Decoy to mask the electromagnetic signature of friendly forces with decoy “phantom” signatures at false locations to deceive and confuse adversaries. All systems can operate stand-alone or integrate seamlessly with OEM products and battlefield management systems including Frontline, Edge, Killswitch and ATAK (Android Tactical Assault Kit) among others. KWESST also has developmental “smart ordnance” projects including its “Shot Counter” system, which records the number and type of rounds fired, for optimized firearms maintenance and performance. The Company is headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, with representative offices in Washington, DC, London, UK and Abu Dhabi, UAE.
The Company trades on the TSXV exchange under the symbol KWE. For more information please visit kwesst.com.