Teledyne FLIR launches ION M640x next-generation tactical quadcopter
Teledyne Technologies Incorporated (NYSE: TDY) , a subsidiary of Teledyne FLIR today announced the launch of ION ™ M640x Tactical Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). This UAS designed, developed and manufactured in the United States is based on the functions of ION M440 (Blue sUAS project product) and will provide military and other government customers with first-class capabilities to accomplish their unique tasks.
Thomas Rambo, Senior Director of Teledyne FLIR Driverless and Integrated Solutions, said: “Our proven engineering expertise in the United States and focus on the defense and public safety markets mean that our customers will receive extremely safe and powerful UAS solutions. ION M640x consolidates our unique position as a domestic unmanned system and sensing technology supplier in the United States. It has high-resolution infrared imaging, smart object tracking, laser lighting, and industry-leading support and services.”
ION M640x is equipped with a 640×512 infrared…