UAVOS and KACST are working together to develop the next generation of Saker MALE UAS family – Saker – 1C unmanned aircraft.
The goal is to redesign and improve UAS features extending from engineering to operation.
The UAVOS and KACST effort is focused on utilising advanced manufacturing technologies and integrating next-generation capabilities including state-of-the-art autonomy, navigation, communications, sensor processing and system of counter electronic warfare.
The Saker – 1C is a versatile aircraft capable of carrying diverse payloads such as SAR imagery and coherent change detection, Gyro Stabilized EO/IR Gimbal, Digital Video Data Link Tactical UAV.
UAVOS’ CEO and lead developer, Aliaksei Stratsilatau, commented: “We are proud to introduce another advanced development and joint successful project of UAVOS and KACST. The successful flight demonstrations and operational tests reflect Saker’s reliability and quality, together with its advanced technological capabilities.”
Adding: “There is no doubt that Saker – 1C gives its users significant operational advantages. We consider Saker – 1C UAS as a leading system with considerable sales potential.”