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The Counter UAS Surrogate is a distributed network of IQ Processor RF sensors which find the location of RF emitters using TDOA based algorithms. The RF sensor, the IQ Processor, is a Government developed Firmware Defined Radio utilizing Ettus Research RF Daughter Cards and a Government designed mother board with an Altera FPGA and Analog Devices Digital Signal Processor card. The network is currently run over fiber optic cables with a growth path towards RF control links in 2017. This is named "surrogate" because the system is not intended to be fielded but to provide lessons learned to other program of record systems using TDOA or other tracking algorithms.


Fixed Site System: Comprehensive solution for detecting, identifying, classifying, geolocating, recording and automatically employing smart Electronic Attack (EA) countermeasurers against C2 data links of UAS threats fielded outside of DoD. Tactical System: Portable system currently able to collect, process, record and positively ID UAS platforms prior to launch and during flight. Based on WBT product line currently fielded within DoD.


Utilizing .50 caliber "grape shot" ammunition, fired from a M2HB machine gun mounted to a MK49 Mod o Gun Weapon System, to demonstrate the capability of hitting a class 1 sized drone from 100 to 300 yards while minimizing collateral damage at extended ranges.

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