11. Oct 2019

 

Stoevring, Denmark, Oct 11 2019 - Lockheed Martin today formally recognized completion of work to enhance the NATO-interoperability of unmanned air vehicles (UAVs) produced by Aalborg-based Sky-Watch A/S, improving the potential for new sales internationally.

 

Through the sharing of knowledge and information and integration of Lockheed Martin’s UAV ground control software (VCSI), which can simultaneously control multiple UAV types, operating anywhere on Earth, Sky Watch UAVs are now fully compliant with common NATO standards for operational and technical procedures used by all alliance members.

 

Sky-Watch A/S expects that joint capability demonstrations, with Lockheed Martin ground control software integrated into its mini-UAV solutions, could take place in Denmark as early as next year.

 

“I am excited by the result of this co-operation, which not only strengthens our ability to offer UAV solutions to NATO members and their allies but also highlights our ability to work with global industry leaders such as Lockheed Martin, the world’s biggest aerospace and defense company,” said Martin Schousboe, chief executive officer, Sky-Watch A/S.

 

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About Lockheed Martin

Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs approximately 105,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration, and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services.

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John Neilson, +44 207 979 8075

 

About Sky-Watch A/S

Through state-of-the art and market leading innovations and technology integration in mini / close range UAV solutions, Sky-Watch aims to be a driving force in shaping and facilitating a new dimension in defense, security and battlefield management. Based in Denmark, Sky-Watch is developing, manufacturing and delivering mission critical UAV solutions based on its fixed wing product group under the name “Heidrun”, delivering applications within Intelligence, Surveillance & Reconnaissance (ISR), Geospatial mapping (GEO & Image Intelligence) for mission planning and Radio Relaying in complex non-line-of-sight environments to defense and security clients worldwide. The Sky-Watch UAV solutions increases speed and precision in operational decision making, from the front line to central command, maintain operational momentum, aggressively stretch operational awareness, save resources, and save lives.

For more information or questions please contact CEO Mr. Martin Schousboe (ms@sky-watch.com), or CTO Mr. Henrik Voss (hv@sky-watch.com).

Learn more at www.sky-watch.com

 

 

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