AFP
Marine Patrol Mission to be Provided with CAMCOPTER S-100

Marine Patrol Mission to be Provided with CAMCOPTER S-100 25 July, 2019

 

Croatia to deploy CAMCOPTER S-100 UAS, produced by Schiebel, for maritime surveillance missions. Croatia issued request to the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) for CAMCOPTER S-100 maritime surveillance services. Starting in the summer of 2019, the service provision for Croatia will assist in maritime Coast Guard functions such as search and rescue, monitoring and surveillance, ship and port security. For these purposes, the CAMCOPTER S-100 Unmanned Air System  will be based on the island of Bračand will carry out regular patrolling flights, on-demand incident monitoring missions and specific inspection operations. The S-100 will execute these tasks equipped with an L3 Wescam Electro-Optical / Infra-Red (EO/IR) camera gimbal and an Automatic Identification System receiver.

EMSA awarded the multi-year maritime surveillance contract for a Vertical Take-off and Landing (VTOL) Remotely Piloted Aircraft System (RPAS) to Schiebel in 2018. In execution of this contract, Schiebel will provide simultaneous maritime surveillance services to several European Union (EU) member states.

Marine Patrol Mission to be Provided with CAMCOPTER S-100

Share:
Issue 86

RELATED NEWS