World’s first vehicle-mounted drone capture system

SkyWall Auto Response – Open

OpenWorks Engineering will show its SkyWall Auto Response technology, the world’s first vehicle-mounted drone capture system, at next month’s Security & Policing government event.

This will mark the first time the system, developed by OpenWorks and partner Antmicro, has been displayed at a police-specific event.

The technology remains hidden under rapidly deployable covers on the back of the vehicle while not in use.

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It is in addition to the company’s SkyWall Patrol system and can capture fast moving multi-rotor (quad) or fixed-wing drones.

OpenWorks promises the drone will protect the public, VIPs, prisons and critical national infrastructure, and has several inbuilt safety features to allow its use within a populated environment.

Neil Armstrong, engineering director of OpenWorks Engineering, commented: “The OpenWorks team is excited to be at S&P 2020 with the latest SkyWall technology and would encourage anyone with an interest in counter drone to contact us and visit the display to discuss the SkyWall products further.”

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