TITLE

Lighter than Air

PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Armada International;Jun/Jul2007 Supplement, Vol. 31, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses unmanned military lighter-than-air (LTA) drones. The LTA vehicles, whose development depends on high-strength fabrics, energy storage technologies, light-weight electric motors, thin-film solar arrays and paint-on aerials, avoids human endurance limitations and is an ideal application for drone technology. Companies in the LTA drone business include Sanswire Networks, Cyber Defense Systems, Techsphere Systems International and Sierra Nevada.
ACCESSION #
25645024

 

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