AUVSI 2013 – the UST Round-Up

By Caroline Rees / 22 Aug 2013

AUVSI Unmanned Systems

More than 8,100 attendees and nearly 600 exhibitors attended the annual Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) convention last week, held in Washington DC.

We’d like to say a big thank you to everyone who spared time to talk to our team on the show floor…here is our round-up of the product news and announcements from companies exhibiting at the show:

Airware announced a new partnership with Insitu. The new partnership will enable interoperability between Airware’s autopilots and Insitu’s ground control software, ICOMC2. Read more >

ASI revealed the new FORGE™ Ground Robot. FORGE is a new open-interface extensible ground robot that utilizes ASI’s x-by-wire electronics. Read more >

BAE Systems’ introduced their new multispectral sensor for unmanned systems – an innovation that will help improve soldier situational awareness by reducing the time required to identify targets. Read more >

C-ASTRAL announced a new integrated software/hardware solution for agriculture, forestry and land management in partnership with the GIS software solutions provider SINERGISE. Read more >

C-ASTRAL unveiled their new imagery intelligence gathering UAS platform – the BRAMOR C4EYE. Read more >

Elmo announced new ultra-high current military servo drives. The new Gold Eagle drives are specifically designed for systems that require repeated power bursts for time periods longer than 3 seconds. Read more >

Epson demonstrated their new M-V340 IMU. At just 12x10x4mm in size, it’s the smallest high-performance IMU on the market today. Read more >

Kutta unveiled three new UAS Command and Control (C2) products: the UCS-BDRVT®, a STANAG Level 5 handheld Ground Control Station (GCS) and a lightweight MILSPEC computer – The KRC-100. Read more >

MSHIPCO revealed the Mistral USV, which features a state-of-the-art C2 control and modular cargo handling system. Read more >

Pleora Technologies and Moog Protokraft announced that they have collaborated to provide advanced Ethernet video transport for harsh environments. Read more >

RFEL unveiled two new form factors of its HALO™ video processing solution. The new versions are a System-on-Module small form factor board and a PCI Express-based XMC board. Read more >

Roke launched the latest version of its VTA (Visual Target Analysis) product, a moving target indicator system. Read more >

Sparton Navigation and Exploration revealed their new MEMS inertial measurement unit (IMU-10), featuring 10 degrees of freedom and industry leading accuracy. Read more >

Trenton launched the new MIL-STD-810 fanless computer, designed for installation in small areas on unmanned vehicles. Read more >

Velodyne showcased the capabilities of their HDL-32E sensor for UAV applications. Read more >

Posted by Caroline Rees Caroline co-founded Unmanned Systems Technology and has been at the forefront of the business ever since. With a Masters Degree in marketing Caroline has her finger on the pulse of all things unmanned and is committed to showcasing the very latest in unmanned technical innovation. Connect & Contact