Unattended Ground Sensor Phalanx Shield™ Q5 with Advanced Cyber Detection Capabilities

Phalanx Shield is the next level of performance in technology, advancing capabilities beyond yesterday’sUnattended Ground Sensors (UGS).  Advanced processing, communication and data management capabilities opens the door to more intelligent processing and algorithms, while achieving lower power consumption.  Reduced False Alarm Rates, reliable long range detection and integration with advanced User Interfaces, makes Phalanx Shield the most innovative Unattended Ground Sensor system.


The Phalanx Shield Sensor system UGS, are specifically tailored with the operator in mind.  Improved and more intelligent detection devices offer a significant potential to improve Border Patrol Agent’s and Warfighter’s situational awareness, allowing a unique capability to detect threats.

Increased Performance

  • Best in class range/sensitivity
  • 7 target classification types
  • Best in class False Alarm Rate
  • 3x lower power consumption

Next Generation Technology

  • Advanced sensor/data capture
  • Ultra-low power wireless – 15+ km
  • Increased scalability – 100s nodes
  • Capacity for intelligent processing/machine learning

Flexible Employment

  • Improved SWaP/form factor
  • Secure encryption
  • Fewer sensors required
  • Scalable processing/memory
  • Full integration with the Phalanx Shield User Interface, ATAK & WinTAK
  • No cables, external battery packs or separate antennas
  • Tamper detection & GPS
  • Backhaul via Cellular, Iridium SBD-to-SBD, 4G/LTE Tactical Network (e.g. Fenix BANSHEE) or MANET Radio based repeater capability for beyond-line-of-sight