An illegal drone was detected and neutralized at a major public event in the Middle East by a Black Sage mobile counter unmanned aircraft solution (CUAS) featuring Black Sage’s DefenseOS® command and control software, according to a company press release.
Due to the rapid response by the local civil defence authority, no one attending the event was injured and the event continued without disruption.
According to Trent Morrow, Black Sage’s Chief Strategy Officer. “Our counter UAS solutions are deployed with civil defense authorities, militaries and airports worldwide defending people and critical infrastructure.”
Black Sage is a Systems Integration Partner (SIP) and is not tied to specific technologies, which allows the company to offer each customer a unique solution featuring industry leading components tailored to their requirements, according to Black Sage.
“Black Sage’s DefenseOS® open architecture command and control software orchestrates a layered defense network comprising radars, EO/IR cameras, Passive RF sensors and effectors. DefenseOS® features an operator friendly interface and solution automation to reduce operator burden,” says the press statement.
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