Drone Aviation Delivers Upgraded Real-Time Video Distribution
Drone Aviation Delivers Upgraded Real-Time Video Distribution Technology for U.S. Army WASP Aerostats
- Field Upgradable Video Kit Enables Expanded Integration with Soldier Communication Handsets -JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Oct. 2, 2019 — (PRNewswire) — Drone Aviation Holding Corp. (OTCQB: DRNE) ("Drone Aviation" or the "Company"), a manufacturer of specialized tethered aerial monitoring and communications platforms serving national defense and homeland security customers, announced today that it has successfully completed the customer-requested development, testing and delivery of an advanced video distribution upgrade kit for currently fielded Winch Aerostat Small Platform ("WASP") systems.
The new plug and play kit provides the ability to distribute full motion video captured from the WASP's Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) sensor simultaneously to a dismounted soldier's mobile device utilizing the Android Tactical Awareness Kit (ATAK) as well as operators at the tactical operations center (TOC). All electronics design, architecture and integration into the WASP was completed at the Company's Jacksonville headquarters facility and follows Program Executive Office (PEO), Project Manager Tactical Radio (PM TR) and PEO Soldier Nettwarrior standards. The upgraded equipment has been shipped to the customer for integration into a WASP system currently deployed overseas.
"Drone Aviation is honored to be selected by our Army customer to expand the capability of WASP...