Air Force Global Strike Command’s Innovation Lab Debuts Counter-Small UAS Competition Written 16 March 2023


Ghost drones are displayed at an event with the Small Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) Coalition. | Credit: Jacquelyn Martin; Associated Press–©

ExecutiveGov reports that Air Force Global Strike Command’s innovation arm “has launched a new competition to develop technology designed to counter threats posed by small unmanned aerial systems.” STRIKEWERX said it “is seeking submissions from private companies, academia and small businesses for the Mobile C-sUAS Swarm Defeat Challenge, which aims to protect mobile transport systems against drone swarms.” Director of STRIKEWERX Russ Mathers “said the command is encouraging businesses, educators and inventors to bring all ideas to the table to help its government partners ‘learn about the latest and greatest technology available.’”
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