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Active Vehicle Protection System (AVePS)

Country of Origin: Germany


The Active Vehicle Protection System (AVePS), formerly known as the AWiSS (Abstands-Wirksame Schutz-System), is a lightweight active protection system designed for light and heavy vehicles. The system can engage multiple projectiles at short intervals. Its rapid reaction time makes it suitable for urban operations.

The system includes a Ka-band search-and-track radar, able to operate in low-visibility conditions and two launchers (each with four grenade canisters). It provides 360...

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