government agencies invest counter drone tech, DroneShield $33 Million contractDroneShield Receives $33M Contract from US Government

Founded in 2014 in Australia, DroneShield is an Australian and US-based company specializing in counter drone technology.  Their product suite runs from detection capability through mitigation.  Their flagship products include the DroneSentry detection technology and the handheld DroneGun series, which allow personnel to neutralize drone threats.  DroneShield uses non-kinetic jamming technology to neutralize drones.

Regulations in the U.S. prevent most civil operators from interfering with drone operations: but in the government and military space, counter UAS tech has become a critical tool.  Counter drone technology is now considered essential on the battlefield and in civil life, protecting high profile people and events.

by DRONELIFE Staff Writer Ian M. Crosby

DroneShield has announced that it has received a $33 million order for DroneShield equipment and multi-year services from a U.S. Government agency….