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AUSA 2017: Redkite-I soars to final testing

11th October 2017 - 22:00 GMT | by Grant Turnbull in Washington DC


A new wide-area sensor payload developed for Insitu’s Integrator UAS is expected to complete final testing this year, paving the way for operators to begin fielding the system.

Logos Technologies new Redkite-I product – an evolution of the lightweight podded Redkite – offers wide-area motion imagery for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) missions.

The sensor payload can provide a 1km diameter coverage area while the Integrator flies at 3,000ft. That is increased to a 4km diameter area if the UAS flies at 12,000ft.

Alan Murdoch, vice president of international programmes at Logos Technologies, told Shephard that final testing would take

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Grant Turnbull


Grant Turnbull

Grant Turnbull was the editor of Land Warfare International and Digital Battlespace magazines with Shephard …

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