LightWare Lidar has released a case study highlighting how the company’s Lightware LW20 LiDAR scanner has been integrated into a custom UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) design that is being used to detect rhino poachers and poaching activity in South Africa’s Kruger National Park.
The case study covers:
- Why NPO The Eye Above chose to work with LightWare
- Details of the final design of the VTOL drone, which was optimized for autonomous surveillance
- The advantages of the LW20, which provided terrain-following, sense-and-avoid, and altimeter capabilities
To find out more about the LW20 scanner and the benefits it can provide for autonomous VTOL drone platforms, read the full case study here.