OTTAWA, Aug. 12, 2013 /CNW/ - Keymerging Technologies Ltd has purchased ING Robotic Aviation's Responder rotary wing unmanned aerial vehicle systems for use in East Africa. The
robotic aircraft will be used for aerial surveillance with both
electro-optical and infrared cameras, in order to provide a wide range
of imagery and monitoring support for their clients.
ING Robotic Aviation has sold two complete Responder vertical take off and landing (VTOL) robotic aircraft with cameras, as
well as a Ground Control System (GCS) and ancillary equipment. As well
the company is providing a two week training package in East Africa.
Delivery and training will be late August 2013.
"Responder will be used as a flexible surveillance tool," said Ian
Glenn, CEO and CTO of ING Robotic Aviation. "Our equipment will be
used to get the right information, into the right hands, at the right
The stabilized, gimbal mounted camera system can provide real time still
and video images in both visual and infrared sections of the spectrum.
Additionally, these images can be rendered in a range of useful ways
in order to be able to improve situational awareness.
ING Robotic Aviation delivers airborne sensing solutions and much more. We developed our
skills through extensive operational surveillance work with the
Canadian military. From these beginnings, we are now providing
commercial services including critical infrastructure inspections,
forest fire monitoring and land use planning in North America and other
regions. Our clients are getting the right information in the right
hands in a timely manner, and also discovering whole new uses and
capabilities for robotic aviation. We are at the forefront of a
disruptive technological and operational change, focused on reinventing
Keymerging Technologies is a high-tech security solutions provider, based in East Africa. Their
mission is to identify leading edge technologies and assist with their
deployment across central and east Africa.
Further details on Responder can be obtained on request.
SOURCE: ING Robotic Aviation
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