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Singapore Airshow 2020: MicroLite brings persistent surveillance to small UAVs

12th February 2020 - 10:30 GMT | by Tony Skinner in Singapore


Rafael Advanced Defense Systems used the Singapore Airshow to unveil the MicroLite lightweight EO/IR sensor, which offers new capabilities for airborne wide-area persistent surveillance missions.

Developed for smaller UAVs and other aerial platforms, the MicroLite allows an operator to continuously monitor a large area while also being able to focus on specific targets of interest.

Gideon Weiss, VP of business development at the company’s Air and C4ISR division, said the development of the product was the first ‘publicly available opportunity to show the business and technical synergy of Rafael owning Aeronautics’, after the acquisition last year.

The MicroLite has been

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Tony Skinner


Tony Skinner

Tony Skinner is Shephard Media's Creative Director, overseeing the strategic direction, content development and project …

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