AZ Fire Crews Test Out Firefighter Locating and Tracking Technology

Phoenix (AZ) firefighters are testing out a new technology that allows the tracking and monitoring of fire personnel inside of structures.

Crews tested out Honeywell’s Geo-spatial Location, Accountability and Navigation System for Emergency Responders (GLANSER) at the Lower Buckeye Training Facility Wednesday and Thursday, according to a report on (

“The quality of it is so intense. It’s like a video game, but it’s so specific and precise,” said Phoenix Battalion Chief Shelly Jamison. “I’ve never seen anything like it.”

Read more about the Phoenix tests at

Last August, GLANSER was tested during a training event at the Worcester (MA) Technological Institute and got favorable reviews.

For more on the GLANSER system, read GLANSER System Locates and Tracks Firefighters in Buildings.

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