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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

GA-ASI Successfully Tests Prototype Due Regard Radar Aboard Predator B

Flight Test Validates Concept for Safe Integration of RPA in National Airspace 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 flight test of a prototype of its Due Regard Radar (DRR), a company-funded air-to-air radar...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

GA-ASI Successfully Tests Ads-B Surveillance System Aboard Guardian

Demonstration Validates Concept for Enhanced RPA Flight Safety Within Domestic Airspace 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 demonstration of an Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B)-based...

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Transportation Industry Products

GA-ASI Aircraft Family Achieves Two Million Flight Hours

Predator/Gray Eagle-Series Continues to Provide Unmatched Support to Warfighters, Border Agents, First Responders, and Scientists 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 its Predator®/Gray Eagle®-series...

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Transportation Industry Products

Predator B Demonstrates Automatic Takeoff and Landing Capability

Capability Significantly Reduces Land Incidents and Operator Training Costs AFA AIR & SPACE, WASHINGTON - 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 its Predator® B/MQ-9 Reaper RPA has successfully completed 106 full-stop Automatic...

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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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