Banshee target drones could be used by the RN for experimentation of future sensors, weaponry and radio equipment.
DSEI 2021: Thales, Schiebel partner to fill maritime ISTAR requirement
Thales and Schiebel have joined forces to serve the growing appetite from navies for UAS-based ISTAR capabilities.
The system would give naval vessels the capability to perform persistent aerial surveillance, freeing up larger helicopters for more critical or more complex missions such as engaging potential threats or anti-submarine warfare.
The collaboration responds to emerging requirements for UAS that can find, fix, track and identify surface threats, including fast attack craft or USVs.
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