Cloud Cap Technology TASE400 Units to be Delivered to Saab for Shipboard UAS Operations

 Cloud Cap Technology TASE400 Units to be Delivered to Saab for Shipboard UAS

PR Newswire

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 13, 2013

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --UTC Aerospace Systems has
received a contract to supply Cloud Cap Technology TASE400 stabilized camera
payloads for maritime operations on Saab's "Skeldar" unmanned aerial system
(UAS). UTC Aerospace Systems is a unit of United Technologies Corp.

Units supplied by the company's operations in Hood River, Ore. will be
integrated by Cloud Cap Technology's European support partner, Magline
Composite Sistemas, beginning later this summer. The complete system is
scheduled to be deployed with the end customer by the end of this year.

Skeldar is a flexible multi-mission UAS designed to successfully meet
objectives on land or at sea. The Cloud Cap Technology TASE400 camera system
integrates seamlessly onto Skeldar, offering the highest performance in the
lowest SWaP (size, weight and power) in the industry. TASE400, which includes
daylight and cooled continuous zoom MWIR (mid-wave infrared) nighttime
imagers, weighs only 7.5lbs, including full GPS, INS (inertial navigation
system) and image stabilization as well as scene steering, path track and
object tracking.

More information on the Cloud Cap Technology TASE gimbal family and other
products can be found at

UTC Aerospace Systems designs, manufactures and services integrated systems
and components for the aerospace and defense industries. UTC Aerospace Systems
supports a global customer base with significant worldwide manufacturing and
customer service facilities. For more information visit

United Technologies Corp., based in Hartford, Connecticut, is a diversified
company providing high technology products and services to the building and
aerospace industries.

About Saab: Saab serves the global market with world-leading products,
services and solutions ranging from military defense to civil security. Saab
has operations and employees on all continents and constantly develops adopts
and improves new technology to meet customers' changing needs.

About Magline Composite Sistemas: Magline Composite Sistemas, established
2008 in Zaragoza Spain is a company specialized in UAV and aircraft system
integration and composite manufacturing.

SOURCE UTC Aerospace Systems

Contact: Julie Mears, +44 (0)168 489 9777,; Andrew
Martin, +1 704 423 7048,
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