Australian firms stand to gain substantial work from the Triton unmanned aircraft program as the RAAF progressively rolls out an advanced capability to conduct long-range maritime surveillance.
Perhaps the best known anti-drone technology is the IAI Elta Drone Guard, a counter-UAS system that has a list of several (unspecified) foreign customers.
Two residents of the town next to London Gatwick are under arrest in connection with the days-long disruption to London’s second airport.
After a day of attempting to return to normal, given the number of flights disrupted by unknown individuals operating drones in proximity to London’s Gatwick Airport, the airfield was again closed due to drone activity at approximately 1700 on Friday UK time, reopening approximately an hour later.
Airports are resorting to advanced technology electro-optic and infrared (EO/IR) systems to detect and classify intruders by day or night, increasing safety and levels of collision avoidance.