Unmanned aerial system (UAS) manufacturer PAE ISR, LLC has announced it has selected the UTC Aerospace Systems TASE400 laser designator optical payload system for its Group 3 UAS Resolute Eagle, the company said.
The TASE400 LD provides operators with day/night, visible/mid-wave infrared (MWIR) imaging capabilities for improved situational awareness and an optimized lens design for enhanced object recognition.This system provides unmanned aircraft operators with a light weight option that provides true day/night reconnaissance and targeting capability.
Integrated into this system is on-board video processing with image stabilization, overlays, picture in picture (PIP) and enhancement capability. An on-board global positioning system/inertial navigation system (GPS/INS) with integrated geo-pointing and ViewPoint tactical processing, exploitation and dissemination (PED) provides operators the ability to multitask, record and disseminate critical data for use at their fingertips.
The system´s laser designator is compatible with all NATO guided munitions and semi-active laser seekers and is fully compliant with NATO STANAG 3733 requirement for low power consumption and high output energy, providing operators with extreme precision at long ranges.
PAE ISR LLC provides intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance solutions and services to US government agencies, NATO and other international organizations. PAE ISR has significant experience in system integration, test and evaluation, operations and maintenance, logistics, training, deployment support and leased UAS services.