Basic Dynamics Mission Techniques and Dedrone Enter Strategic Partnership to Present Counter-Drone Expertise to Protection and Civil Prospects – Drones Information
General Dynamics Mission Systems integrates its mission critical solutions with Dedrone’s drone detection and defeat technologies to defend itself against unauthorized unmanned aerial systems.
FAIRFAX, Va. – General Dynamics Missions Systems and Dedrone, the market leader in airspace security, today announced a strategic partnership with drones that will give General Dynamics’ global network access to Dedrones’s complete drone detection and defeat technology. As part of this strategic agreement, General Dynamics Mission Systems will become a value-added reseller for Dedrone’s anti-unmanned aerial systems (C-UAS) capabilities and has made a significant stake in Dedrone. General Dynamics will deliver Dedrone’s drone technology only to global defense, civil government, intelligence and critical infrastructure customers.
“The intrusion of unmanned aerial vehicles into private and restricted airspace is one of the fastest growing threats to our customers, and Dedrone’s UAS technology platform is the market-leading solution to addressing these threats,” said Chris Brady, President of General Dynamics Mission Systems and a newly appointed member of the Dedrone Advisory Board. “We are excited to partner with Dedrone to bring anti-drone capabilities to our global customer base.”
In the counter-drone technology market, their exclusive focus on C-UAS detection and defeat have made Dedrone the industry leader with the rare distinction of having production systems deployed and deployed worldwide. The Dedrone C-UAS technology portfolio combines machine learning software with world-class hardware sensors, electronic attack methods such as smart jamming and defeat weapons to provide early warning, classification and mitigation of drone threats. Dedrone’s capabilities are used by hundreds of customers worldwide including the U.S. military, allied and coalition forces, correctional facilities, airports, utilities and corporations, and other public and private organizations.
“Dedrone is excited to partner with General Dynamics Mission Systems, a leader in developing smarter mission-critical products and systems,” said Aaditya Devarakonda, CEO of Dedrone. “With General Dynamics, Dedrone’s technology will reach a broad, global customer base and enable customers in both the US federal and defense sectors and their global critical enterprise security customers to deploy mission-critical airspace security systems.”
Dedrone is the market leader in airspace security. Dedrone’s counter drone system is trusted by critical infrastructure, government operations, military resources, correctional facilities and businesses to protect themselves from unwanted small drones. Dedrone’s SaaS technology offers flexibility in hosting in the cloud or on-premise and combines machine learning software with world-class sensors and effectors to provide early warning, classification and countermeasures against all drone threats. Dedrone systems are used by hundreds of customers worldwide. Dedrone was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in San Francisco. The company operates in Washington, DC, Columbus, Ohio, London and Germany. For more information on Dedrone and to reach out to our counter drone experts, visit dedrone.com and follow @Dedrone on Twitter and LinkedIn.
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General Dynamics Mission Systems, a division of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), provides mission-critical solutions for those who lead, operate, and protect the world we live in. We are a technology integrator and original equipment manufacturer with extensive expertise in ground, sea, air, space and cyberspace. General Dynamics Mission Systems is headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia and employs more than 12,000 people worldwide. For more information on the broad capabilities of General Dynamics Mission Systems, please visit gdmissionsystems.com and follow @GDMS on Twitter and LinkedIn.