Non-Lethal Avian Active Denial System Using Directed Energy

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Air Force
Contract: FA9302-10-M-0010
Agency Tracking Number: F093-224-2451
Amount: $100,000.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2010
Solicitation Year: 2009
Solicitation Topic Code: AF093-224
Solicitation Number: 2009.3
Small Business Information
Oceanit Laboratories, Inc.
Oceanit Center, 828 Fort Street Mall, Suite 600, Honolulu, HI, 96813
DUNS: 144540283
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Chris Sullivan
 Senior Aerospace Engineer
 (808) 531-3017
 CSullivan@OCEANIT.COM
Business Contact
 Ken Cheung
Title: Science & Technology Manager
Phone: (808) 531-3017
Email: kcheung@OCEANIT.COM
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
In the proposed effort, Oceanit will employ patented detection hardware and a novel approach to detect and deter avian populations from critical areas. Oceanit’s solution will be autonomous, non-lethal, harmless to personnel, and unable to interfere with currently used sensor systems. Such a solution will effectively maximize collision avoidance between aircraft and birds, allowing daily flight operations to proceed uninterrupted. BENEFIT: The anticipated benefit will be a non-lethal bird deterrence system to reduce damage to aircraft and increase aviation safety at civilian and military airports.

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