Dedrone Declares Acquisition of Aerial Armor
by DRONELIFE Workers Author Ian M. Crosby
Good airspace safety chief Dedrone introduced its acquisition of counterdrone techniques and drone detection chief Aerial Armor. This new acquisition will permit Dedrone to supply the main know-how platform to fulfill the rising demand for airspace safety and counterdrone protections. Dedrone will keep all of Aerial Armor’s buyer contracts and maintain all workers onboard, together with CEO Russ Haugan and CTO Matt Altman, and clients will face no adjustments within the close to time period. Dedrone will regularly make use of each corporations’ greatest options to allow clients to include a multi-sensor fusion, cUAS (counter Uncrewed Aerial Methods) command and management (C2) platform into their safety infrastructure.
“We’ve created a incredible rapport with the group at Aerial Armor and are tremendously impressed with their know-how, experience and the robust buyer relationships they’ve constructed. As we come collectively beneath the Dedrone umbrella, we’re assured we are going to proceed to seek out nice synergies in our respective platforms and produce new improvements to marketplace for our clients. All of our clients around the globe will reap the advantages of our extra highly effective C2 cUAS system, powered by inputs from a mess of sensors together with radio frequency (RF), radars and cameras in a single UI,” mentioned Dedrone CEO Aaditya Devarakonda. “I’m thrilled to have Russ, Matt and your complete Aerial Armor group be part of Dedrone. We’re consistently searching for the best expertise available in the market and Aerial Armor supplies among the best teams of people with a deep understanding of the cUAS house. I’ve a variety of respect for the enterprise they’ve constructed and am wanting ahead to constructing the best-of-breed answer for our clients.”
The acquisition is just the newest in a sequence of latest developments for Dedrone, which embody a serious improve in demand for detection, monitoring, identification, and mitigation know-how to safeguard airspace around the globe. The corporate’s platform and merchandise, equivalent to DedronePortable, see use by governments worldwide.
“The ever-increasing threats to airspace make it clear that the world wants a powerful counterdrone C2 platform — level options will now not be sufficient. Dedrone gives a like-minded group in its method to the way forward for airspace safety, which is why this acquisition is a vital one for our 100+ clients and group to proceed to ship the very best answer for airspace safety in opposition to the persistent and escalating menace of drones,” mentioned Aerial Armor CEO Russ Haugan. “Collectively, our strengths will proceed to supply best-in-class service to the venues, airports, federal entities and regulation enforcement businesses that depend on us for actually safe airspace regardless of the perimeter measurement.”
The corporate most not too long ago unveiled its DedroneDefender, a handheld mitigation device made for operation by regulation enforcement inside even probably the most advanced city environments. Dedrone serves 40 nations, and its clients embody 4 of the G-7 nation governments; 9 U.S. federal businesses; over 75 important infrastructure websites; greater than 20 airports; and 50 prisons worldwide. Dedrone provides counterdrone options for a few of the most high-profile world occasions and works in shut collaboration with over 35 regulation enforcement businesses.
Ian attended Dominican College of California, the place he obtained a BA in English in 2019. With a lifelong ardour for writing and storytelling and a eager curiosity in know-how, he’s now contributing to DroneLife as a employees author.
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