Lockheed Martin launched a four-rotor-man unmanned aerial vehicles for urban warfare
data for: Guangzhou the Gimhae aviation technology companies exhibited FD2000C such as Model-man backpack rotor reconnaissance systems. (Photography Zhang Kai)
[According to Lockheed - Martin Corporation Web site reported on August 5, 2012] Procerus Lockheed – Martin Corporation, a subsidiary of technology company launched a small vertical takeoff and landing unmanned for the living machine, in just a few minutes the soldiers in the narrow cluttered urban environment, the shock troops or other personnel to provide a view of the sky.
The UAV weighs 2.27 kilograms (5 pounds), rugged, dual-sensor platform, with hover, habitat and stare capabilities for military and civilian customers in the fixed-wing UAV system can not access crowded areas to provide aerial reconnaissance. Gimbaled seat of the UAV optical infrared sensor and laser lighting, sustainable 360-degree pan capability. This compact, lightweight UAV is equipped with technology companies in Procerus Kestrel 3 autopilot, can be deployed in minutes, run for 40 minutes. The UAV folding into the backpack, can be assembled without tools.
the UAV includes a wireless manual control, using the easy interface, more intuitive and unrestricted control of the UAV. Virtual Cockpit V3.0 with all the features of the ground control station, to provide user-friendly 3D-map interface, powerful tool for mission planning, flight task updates and route navigation. The UAV can land somewhere remote collection of monitoring data, and then return.
Procerus technology company in January 2012, Lockheed? ? Martin Corporation acquired mainly for fixed and rotary wing aircraft developed Kestrel Autopilot and Virtual Cockpit system.
(Ministry of Industry and Information Technology Electronic Science and Technology Information Institute Chen Hao)