Skylock Anti-Drone Systems are multi-layered systems and counter-measures delivering comprehensive solutions for airports, critical infrastructures, military bases and national events against evolving drone threats.Skylock official website It can detect and intercept unmanned drones.
Based in Israel the company Skylock Systems was found in 2018 by the Avnon Group. It specializes in the design and production of technologies for the detection, verification and neutralization of drones. According to the company, their technology has been deployed in 31 countries, including the United States and, more recently, In 2018 Skylock’s CEO said in an interview to Jpost that three Asian countries already deployed its systems, without naming them.Israeli ingenuity: Responding to the growing threat of enemy drones
MoroccoMorocco buys Israeli counter-drone system Skylock Dome, the UAEAfter Drone Strike, UAE To Expand Use of Israeli Air Defense Tech/, Thailand (Navy)Thailand’s Navy Purchases Israeli Counter-Drone System,ChileChile selects Skylock counter drone solution to locate, mitigate and capture unauthorised drones, ZambiaIsraeli Avnon breaks through in Lusaka with its Skylock anti-drone shield and EthiopiaAddis Ababa selects Israeli anti-drone master SkylockSkylock to protect Ethiopia’s capital and troops from enemy drones acquired Skylock’s anti-drone systems. Skylock has sold numerous anti-drone systems to undisclosed customers, among them customers that acquired the systems for border control, compounded defense, defense of national Parliaments. Customers in Israel and Europe ordered two-digit quantities. In Latin-America anti-drone systems were acquired for usage in prisons.C-UAV: SkyLock 3 from Israel
In May 2021 it was reported that an unidentified customer in East Africa has acquired Skylock’s counter-drone systems for use on vehicles.East African customer acquires SKYLOCK counter-UAV systems
In May 2022 Ukrainian soldiers were documented with EDM4S anti-drone guns. 37 systems were supplied by Skylock through its Lithuanian partner NT Service to the Ukrainian Army.Israel’s Skylock brought into Ukrainian anti-drone battlefield by Lithuania’s NT Service Ukraine received “anti-drone guns” of Israeli design
The system is equipped with optical and thermal monitoring devices and a radar that monitors and tracks any suspicious activities. It has also jamming devices that neutralize the drones.
The Skylock Dome was first revealed in February 2021 at the International Defense Exhibition and Conference (IDEX) in Abu Dhabi.Morocco acquires Israeli anti-drone air defense system Ukraine received “anti-drone guns” of Israeli design
In November 2021 Morocco has acquired the Skylock Dome Anti-Drone Defense Systems for usage of the Moroccan Royal Armed Forces.Morocco buys Israeli counter-drone system Skylock Dome
Personal Anti-Drone Sytems
A wearable system that weighs only 1.5kg and is worn like a vest, capable of neutralizing any drone within one kilometer of the device.Israeli army examining purchase of wearable anti-drone device It includes a drone detector and an anti-drone jammer. A single device is priced $50m.Israeli army examining purchase of wearable anti-drone device
Has been sold to the US Army and NATO forces.Israeli army examining purchase of wearable anti-drone device
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Usage by Israeli Forces
In 2018 Skylock conducted first live demonstrations of its first generation for Israeli security officials in Mitzpe Ramon, Israel.Israeli ingenuity: Responding to the growing threat of enemy drones
In 2020 the Israeli army and police considered the purchase of personal anti-drone systems, developed and manufactured by Skylock.Israeli army examining purchase of wearable anti-drone device