• Stream Info. Go to Chat & Listen to hear it!

    Currently Playing: Loading ...
    Station time:
  • iTunes TuneIn

Anti-Drone Defense System That Can Fight Micro-UAVs Revealed in London

LNM Radio Network

LNM Radio Network

UK defense firm Selex ES on Tuesday unveiled an electromagnetic shield designed to defeat commercial drones.

After three years of development, Selex’s Falcon Shield system made its public debut during the Defence and Security Equipment International exhibition in London.

The firm did not explain in great detail the proprietary technology, which was developed with military customers, but said drones can be detected, taken over and then flown to land safely away from the target being protected.

“Electronic warfare is the ability to control the electromagnetic spectrum,” said Stephen Williams, C-UAV capability manager at Selex ES.

Read more: http://sputniknews.com/science/20150916/1027051586/drone-shield-selex-uav-dsei.html#ixzz3lwJNIUDU