Our combined experience in platforms, remote control and sensor development places Leonardo at the forefront of autonomous flight. In the UK, Leonardo is currently working alongside the Ministry of Defence to develop future concepts for Rotary Unmanned Air Systems (RUAS) with our sensors providing surveillance and protection for a number of unmanned platforms around the world.
Leonardo is the only manufacturer in Europe with a combined experience in platforms, remote control and sensor development. Our tactical Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) equipped with our proprietary sensors are in operations in five countries around the world.
News: Leonardo and UK MoD launch Phase 2 of RWUAS Demonstrator Programme
The Defence Equipment and Support (DE&S) Technology Office has placed a two-year, jointly funded, Research and Development contract for a Rotary Wing Unmanned Air System, Capability Concept Demonstrator – "RWUAS CCD Phase 2".