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Aeryon Labs is pleased to announce that it will be exhibiting the field-tested and mission-proven Aeryon Scout™ sUAS in the new Unmanned Systems Area at the International Defense Exhibition Conference (IDEX) 2013, on February 17-21 in Abu Dhabi, UAE. The Scout will be stationed in the Aeryon booth #005, and partner Datron World Communications will be exhibiting in booth #023.
The press release announcing the IDEX Unmanned Systems Area is included below.
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Aeryon Labs partner, Datron World Communications, recently discussed the Scout sUAS with Defense Review at the HALO Counter-Terrorism Summit 2012 in San Diego. Datron World Communications sells the Scout under a private label agreement as the 'Datron Scout'. A short excerpt of the article is included directly below - and the full article can be found on the Defense Review website.
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"The Halton Regional Police Service started using the Aeryon Scout for collision reconstruction but, as detective Dave Banks of Halton's Forensic Services now explains, they are now finding many other uses for the versatile device. 'We have used it for six search and rescue missions with the thermal imaging FLIR camera at night.'