Portable observation systems are used every day by police and military to protect areas of interest. BOPAS is a remote-control target acquisition system with manual and automatic monitoring capabilities. Compatible with all leading manufacturers of multisensory camera and radar systems makes it ideal for integration. A lightweight tripod carries the Crawler high performance positioning system that offers the accuracy required for devices that are used in demanding front line observation applications. BOPAS is connected to its control unit via a long-range link with superb LOS (line of sight) and NLOS (non-line of sight) performance. In addition, the system also has a short-range wireless link and direct cable connection capabilities. It is powered by a high-performance battery set capable of sustaining the system with full operational capabilities for up to 10 hours.