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24 Mar 17. Applied Aeronautics Upgrades HD Video Streaming. Applied Aeronautics, a manufacturer of fixed-wing UAVs, has released an upgraded model of “Applied HD”, their encrypted, low latency, HD video streaming device. Applied HD, which previously transmitted high definition video via it’s onboard transceiver, has been upgraded to include 4G LTE transmission capabilities. Applied HD is an all in one high definition video solution that allows for secure command and control as well as HD video and real-time telemetry data. Capable of streaming HD video with only 100-120 ms latency, this innovative solution now boasts nearly unlimited range without degradation due to its ability to transmit over almost any wireless carriers’ 4G system.
“This considerable improvement marks an important milestone for Applied Aeronautics as a company” said Meg Annand, Applied Aeronautics’ COO. “We smashed barriers with our initial HD offering, and are thrilled to announce enhanced capabilities while maintaining our commitment to affordability”.
The Applied HD system is available now, with full functionality. All existing Applied HD systems are eligible for upgrade to this new system. (Source: UAS VISION)
24 Mar 17. Kirintec Introduces Anti-UAS Solutions. Kirintec has introduced Sky Net Longbow and Recurve, its ‘proven solutions to defeat UAS, UAV and drone aircraft’. Said to produce outstanding results, the company says its products are outperforming its rivals in all formal tests to date. The Sky Net Longbow and Recurve suite of products are said to be a highly effective defeat solution that removes the threat posed by, unmanned aerial systems, unmanned aerial vehicles or drone aircraft.
Advances in UAS and similar technology have profound effects on the asymmetric modern warfare landscape. Kirintec prides itself on understanding the threat in country and providing unique technology, allowing you to respond and counter specific terror threats.
Sky Net Longbow and Recurve targets the control and video feed from target drones, this and counters their use for intelligence gathering, target acquisition, and direct target effect.
UAS typically poses a threat to:
• Military ops
• Security (national, border and prison for example)
• Airlines and so on
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The Kirintec team is on hand to advise users, and are confident the equipment purchased will be the best available in the international market place.
Enlisting Omnidirectional antenna and the appropriate placement of systems through a good understanding of system capability, prevents the need for soldiers or costly high-tech DETECT systems to be on sentry constantly scanning the sky for legitimate targets.
Consequently, users benefit from an excellent battlefield expedient capability and easy to use technology.
Choosing Sky Net Longbow and Recurve eliminates the need of crewed over-watch, Kirintec says. Importantly this allows Commanders to fight the battle and free up valuable resource. Furthermore, with Sky Net Longbow and Recurve users can be battlefield ready at the press of a button.
When selecting Sky Net Longbow and Recurve, users will benefit from:
• Deploying dedicated technology for UAS defeat ops
• Modular expansion capable systems for future emerging threats
• Re-programmable system using equipment which attracts a minimal training burden
(Source: UAS VISION)
22 Mar 17. Global Night Vision Scope Market to Grow at a CAGR of 10.88%, 2017-2021, with ATN, Newcon Optik, Night Optics, Bering Optics & Armasight Dominating – Research and Markets. Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Global Night Vision Scope Market 2017-2021” report to their offering. The global night vision scope market to grow at a CAGR of 10.88% during the period 2017-2021. The report, G