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BoldIQ software enhances Silent Guardian HALE UAV performance

4th February 2014 - 09:06 GMT | by Beth Stevenson in London


Bye Aerospace and BoldIQ have joined forces to enhance the performance of the former’s Silent Guardian HALE UAV at half the cost, the companies have revealed.

Bye Aerospace’s Silent Guardian solar-electric hybrid UAV was paired with BoldIQ’s operations optimisation software, which resulted in twice the amount of mission productivity - based on effective time on station versus total sortie flight hours – at half the operating costs. 

‘The detailed analysis verifies the cost and mission efficiencies of Silent Guardian and three other comparable UAVs currently in service,’ a Bye Aerospace statement explained. 

Some 180 hypothetical mission scenarios were evaluated across

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Beth Stevenson


Beth Stevenson

Beth is a former senior reporter for Digital Battlespace and Unmanned Vehicles magazines. Beth graduated …

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