ST Electronics (Satcom & Sensor Systems) Pte Ltd has released Agilis HALE UAV Communication Solution, a fully integrated, low latency ground infrastructure for high altitude long-endurance (HALE) unmanned aerial vehicles that can deliver satellite connectivity around the globe, the company said.
Aerospace companies are developing unmanned aerial vehicles built to provide a communication infrastructure that spans large geographical areas. HALEs are solar-powered vehicles built to fly 20 km above an area requiring connectivity with land coverage over 20 square kilometers and latency of less than one msec. Such capabilities require the latest in sensor networking and satellite communications technologies.
The Agilis HALE UAV communications solution is uniquely designed to accommodate all requirements, built using the latest in scalable satellite technology. This solution contains components that can also be differentiated based on requirements of the individual HALE vehicle and comprises:
ST Electronics (Satcom & Sensor Systems) Pte Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of Singapore Technologies Electronics Limited (ST Electronics).With over 20 years of experience, the company is a supplier of broadband wireless communication solutions to customers and industries in more than 100 countries worldwide. Together with its related company VT iDirect in US, the company provides and supplies very small aperture terminals (VSATs) and RF equipment marketed under its Agilis brand name for telecommunications, government and defense, maritime, oil and gas, broadcast and enterprise applications.