New type of electronic warfare weapon GPS jammer device
According to Yonhap News on September 6, the South Korean military said that North Korea is independently developing a new type of electronic warfare weapon, the Global Positioning System (GPS) jammer, which has an effective range of more than 100 kilometers.
According to reports, according to the "North Korean Electronic Warfare Attacks and Jamming Weapons" submitted by the South Korean Ministry of National Defense to the National Defense Committee of the National Assembly, North Korea currently possesses more than 20 types of communications and radar jamming equipment purchased from the Soviet Union. At the same time, North Korea has recently independently developed a new type of electronic warfare weapon gps interference device, including gps jammer with a range of more than 100 kilometers.
The report also said that North Korea has deployed GPS radio wave jamming equipment purchased from Russia near the "military demarcation line" on the Korean Peninsula, with a range of 50 kilometers to 100 kilometers. In addition, North Korea has deployed an electronic warfare unit with a size of one brigade in the frontline area.