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Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) Postern Sense and Avoid (SAA)

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
Program Year/Program:
2013 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
F131-008-1933
Solicitation Year:
2013
Solicitation Topic Code:
AF131-008
Solicitation Number:
2013.1
Small Business Information
Compass Systems, Inc.
21471 Great Mills Road Lexington Park, MD -
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 2013
Title: Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) Postern Sense and Avoid (SAA)
Agency: DOD
Contract: FA8650-13-M-2373
Award Amount: $149,966.00
 

Abstract:

ABSTRACT: This SBIR pursues and identifies approaches to achieving postern (rear-looking) sense and avoid (SAA) for remotely piloted aircraft (RPA). After idenfiying and assessing the approaches, this effort develops the most promising and commercially viable candidate. The effort concludes with a demonstration of performance and capability in a relevant environment. BENEFIT: This technology can potential increase aircraft and UAV safety from a sense and avoid scenario. Further, a proven system will accelerate UAV integraiton into the U.S. National Air Space and globally.

Principal Investigator:

Bill Dunkin
Vice President
(301) 737-4640
bill.dunkin@compass-sys-inc.com

Business Contact:

Julie Hartshorn
Vice President
(301) 737-4640
julie.hartshorn@compass-sys-inc.com
Small Business Information at Submission:

Compass Systems, Inc.
21471 Great Mills Road Lexington Park, MD -

EIN/Tax ID: 522210826
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No