The MOD and QinetiQ working together to provide Defence Test & Evaluation and Training Support Services

MOD Rosneath & Barons Point

MOD Rosneath and Barons Point are located in the southwest of Scotland on the Firth of Clyde. Magnetic signatures are recorded, analysed and the static magnetic signature of steel surfaces optimised using these ranges.

MOD Rosneath: A 9m Magnetic Open Sea Range and Harbour Entrance Range is installed at Green Isle Rosneath, just off the Rosneath Peninsula near Perch Rock.

Barons Point: This range is at Cove, just off the mouth of Loch Long. The Range collects data from ships and submarines by means of sensors permanently laid on the seabed.

The Ranges deliver the following capabilities: