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Communication Systems & Equipment

GA-ASI Demonstrates Nato Interoperability of Predator-Class ISR Aircraft Systems at Unified Vision 2012

New STARE Technology Creates Timely, Actionable Tactical Intelligence BERLIN AIR SHOW - General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA), tactical reconnaissance radars, and electro-optic surveillance systems, today announced its successful participation in NATO's Unified Vision (UV12) Trial at Orland Main Air Station in Brekstad,...

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Explosives, Armaments, and Weaponry

New Capabilities of Lynx Multi-Mode Radar Tested on U.S. Northern Border with CBP

Radar Tracks People and Slow-Moving Vehicles from Predator B SAN DIEGO - General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA), tactical reconnaissance radars, and electro-optic surveillance systems, today announced that it has completed the successful integration and operational testing of its Lynx® Multi-mode Radar, a...

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Transportation Industry Products

Ga-Asi Introduces System-Wide Enhancements for Predator B/MQ-9

New MQ-9 Block 1-plus Aircraft Completes Successful First Flight SAN DIEGO - General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA), tactical reconnaissance radars, and electro-optic surveillance systems, today announced the successful first flight of the Block 1-plus Predator® B/MQ-9 Reaper, an upgrade to the original Block 1 Predator...

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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

GA-ASI Maritime Radar Excels in U.S. Navy Exercise

Lynx MWAS Validates Ability to Perform Anti-piracy and Counter-Narcotics Missions SAN DIEGO - General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA), tactical reconnaissance radars, and electro-optic surveillance systems, today announced that it successfully demonstrated additional features of the Maritime Wide Area Search (MWAS) mode of its...

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Safety & Security Equipment

GA-ASI Successfully Tests Nightlighter Airborne Imaging System

Enables Detection of IEDs at Night AUVSI NORTH AMERICA, LAS VEGAS - General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA), tactical reconnaissance radars, and electro-optic surveillance systems, today announced the successful flight test of its Nightlighter airborne imaging system. A prototype Nightlighter system was successfully flight...

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Explosives, Armaments, and Weaponry

Gray Eagle UAS Achieves 10,000 Automated Takeoffs and Landings

ATLS Reduces Workload and Streamlines Training for U.S. Army Operators SAN DIEGO - General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA ASI), a leading manufacturer of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), tactical reconnaissance radars, and electro-optic surveillance systems, today announced that its Gray Eagle® UAS has reached a record 10,000 successful automatic launch and recoveries with the...

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Test & Measurement

Multi-Mode Radar Simulator offers hands-on ISR training.

Providing software-based training capability for Lynx® Multi-mode Radar operators, TARS Tactical Airborne Reconnaissance Simulator combines Lynx command and control simulations with synthetic EO/IR video simultaneously. Training tool allows Lynx instructors to conduct simulated SAR/Ground Moving Target Indicator exercises that feature real-world combat scenarios and utilize rapid, automatic...

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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Ga-Asi Successfully Tests Due Regard Radar Aboard Manned Aircraft

Supports Sense-and-Avoid Architecture, Sets Stage for Unmanned Aircraft Tests SAN DIEGO - General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA ASI), a leading manufacturer of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), tactical reconnaissance radars, and electro-optic surveillance systems, today announced the successful demonstration of an early prototype of its Due Regard Radar on a manned aircraft. The Due...

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Transportation Industry Products

Landing Gear Trailing Arm suits unmanned aircraft systems.

Available as field retrofit for main landing gear, trailing arm extends utility of Predator® B/MQ-9 Reaper UAS by delivering increase in landing weight capacity at full FAR descent rate of 10 ft/sec. Solution also offers growth path to increase gross takeoff weight (10,500 lb vs. 11,700 lb), full rejected takeoff brake system at growth maximum weight of 11,700 lb, as well as provisions for...

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Explosives, Armaments, and Weaponry

GA-ASI Successfully Demonstrates Lynx Maritime Mode on Aerostat

Radar/AIS Data Enhance Situational Awareness of Maritime Traffic and Identifications SAN DIEGO - 18 November 2011 - General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA ASI), a leading manufacturer of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), tactical reconnaissance radars, and electro-optic surveillance systems, today announced its successful participation in a U.S. Air Force exercise designed to demonstrate...

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