Arming Against Drones- Orbital ATK Pitches US Military

Orbital demonstrates counter drone tech

Orbital ATK (OA +0.1%) recently participated in the Maneuver Fires Integrated Experiment at Ft. Sill, Oklahoma.

The event allowed soldiers to use counter-unmanned aerial system technologies during a series of demonstrations to provide feedback on how these systems performed and could potentially help fill capability gaps for short range air defense.

Orbital ATK demonstrated its ability to combine both electronic and kinetic attack through its AUDS, and also brings a kinetic element through the integration of the company’s XM914 30mm Bushmaster Chain Gun mounted to the Stryker combat vehicle platform.

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