Talon 120 is a rugged man-portable Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) that can be integrated into any situation within minutes. Originally designed for use by military, police and first responders this airframe also meets the need of universities that require a platform for experimentation purposes. The modular nose payload section can house a standard EO/IR payload or any experimental payload up to 2 lbs. in weight. Equipped with a dual camera, electro-optical and thermal imager pan and tilt stabilized gimbal, users can take advantage of both perspectives without the hassle of two separate camera systems.
Alpha Unmanned Systems: Elevating UAV Excellence Álvaro Escarpenter, CTO and co-founder of Alpha Unmanned Systems takes timeout to discuss the evolution of the Alpha 800 and Alpha 900, the advantages of fueled unmanned helicopters over battery powered multirotor platforms, and the key to achieving reliability in demanding, GPS-denied environments such as the Ukraine 01 Dec 2023
Rugged Antennas Play a Part in NASA’s Stratospheric Research Balloon Performance Southwest Antennas supports NASA partner Louisiana State University’s High Altitude Student Platform, with rugged antennas designed to withstand the rigors of high altitudes, and temperatures ranging from -55 to +55 degrees Celsius 16 Nov 2023