Drone Aviation completes US Army operator training on WASP ERS

Drone Aviation has completed operator training on winch aerostat small platform (WASP) elevated relay system (ERS) tactical aerostat for the US Army. The training was carried out at a US Army base in the Pacific Ocean. It is part of a single contract awarded to the company in March 2018. The more than $1.7m contract involved the delivery of the next-generation multi-mission capable tactical WASP ERS, as well as high-performance payloads for day / night intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR), secure multi-frequency and multi-waveform communications.