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Gryphon Sensors develops command center to track drones

Staff Writer | July 25, 2017
Gryphon Sensors, a SRC company based in Central New York, has developed a state-of-the-art mobile Unmanned Traffic Management system called Mobile Skylight.
Gryphon Sensors
Technology   The UAS industry in Central New York
The development builds on the New York's investments in the region's emerging Unmanned Aerial Systems industry.

Last August, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced a $5 million commitment through the Upstate Revitalization Initiative to support the UAS industry in Central New York, bolstering ongoing efforts to create a regional hub for UAS innovation and manufacturing.

At an UTM convention in Syracuse last November, the Governor announced an additional $30 million investment that is being utilized to develop a 50-mile flight traffic management system between Syracuse and Griffiss International Airport in Rome.

Mobile Skylight sets a new standard in drone security and UAS traffic management.

Featuring an array of self-contained multispectral sensors, the system provides accurate three dimensional detection of low-flying, small UAS at a distance of out to 10 kilometers.

Contained in a sleek, rugged van, Mobile Skylight is a complete mobile command center featuring 4x4 off-road capability and can be taken anywhere without a commercial driver's license.

It's designed for rapid deployment of a wide range of applications including stadium, special event security, first responder and search and rescue operations, infrastructure and utility inspection.