Leading American-made security robotics company to support the mission by developing universal vehicle robotic automation kits for manned and unmanned teaming.
Norristown, PA: December 15, 2022 — Asylon Robotics Inc., the leaders in automated robotic security, was awarded a $1.2M Phase II Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) contract by AFWERX to transition its DroneCore platform from a fixed position to mobile asset as well as adding ruggedization capabilities for maritime environments.
Asylon will be supporting Patrick Space Force Base 45th Security Forces Squadron by announcing the development of DroneCore Tactical for long-range mobile ISR missions. This system will feature a roll-on and roll-off universal vehicle robotic automation kit that gives non-technical users the ability to remotely launch and control a drone from different types of trucks. The system will come standard with Asylon’s patented battery swapping technology to conduct persistent ISR missions without the need of a local human operator enabling 50 plus minutes of operational flight time per hour, on the go without the limitations of a tethered system. The entirety of the mission can be operated and monitored from a remote operations center, enabled by Asylon’s remote command and control software, DroneIQ.
“Security Forces teams are looking for unmanned capabilities that do not take away from human resources to operate. This effort will seek to validate Asylon’s approach for automating unmanned assets so that security forces teams can focus on the mission and not the operation of an asset.”- Brandon T. Priddy, TSgt, U.S. Air Force.
“We are thrilled at the opportunity to work with the 45th Security Forces Squadron. Their leadership’s vision for leveraging unmanned systems to automate routine mundane security tasks align well with our overall commercialization strategy. A system capable of automated long-range mobile ISR has tremendous defense and commercial physical security applications.”- Michael Quiroga, Chief Revenue Officer
Asylon, Inc. is the leading air and ground robotic perimeter security company in the United States. Asylon partners with commercial and government entities to modernize traditionally inefficient security practices. By providing customers with the most advanced, American-made, robotic security technology, Asylon helps to ensure that both government and private-sector companies can protect their people, assets, and profits against threats. With a remote 24/7/365 Robotic Security Operations Center (RSOC), they have teleoperated tens of thousands of security drone missions and patrolled thousands of miles with robotic security dogs. Learn more by visiting AsylonRobotics.com or stay connected with Asylon at LinkedIn and YouTube.
AFWERX, a Technology Directorate of the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) and the innovation arm of the Department Air Force, accelerates agile and affordable capability transitions by teaming innovative technology developers with Airman and Guardian talent. In AFWERX, AFVentures expands the Defense Industrial base for advanced technologies, Spark empowers Airmen and Guardian talent, and Prime drives transition to operational capability. Teaming across academia, industry, investment, interagency, and international partners is essential to expanding technology, talent, and transition of dual-use capabilities.
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