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Airships are defined as “lighter-than-air” aircrafts that produce lift thanks to the buoyancy of their lifting gas (helium or hydrogen) instead of the force produced by air flowing over surfaces such as wings or blades. This means that airships do not require engine power to stay afloat, unlike airplanes or helicopters. Airships are generally divided… Read More »The Rise of Autonomous Special Purpose Airships

After twenty four months of work progress, the BorderUAS project organized and hosted the first physical plenary meeting between the 8th to the 10th of June 2022. The consortium members had the chance to meet in person for the first time in Zagreb, Croatia discussing on a rich agenda for two and half days. During… Read More »Press Release: Plenary Meeting in Zagreb

WHAT IS A SFCW AND WHY DO WE USE IT? A stepped frequency continuous wave (SFCW) consists of N equidistant discrete frequencies within a given bandwidth B.  So the frequency graph vs. time will consist of a step diagram, where each frequency is a continuous wave. Figure 1-(a) and (b) show the stepped frequency diagram… Read More »THE USE OF STEPPED-FREQUENCY CONTINUOUS WAVE (SFCW) RADARS to detect moving people and vehicles

USEC Bilbao Congress in Security, Emergency Response and Mobility was held on May 25 and 26, in Bilbao, Spain. USEC Congress is an innovative congress and exhibition event where professionals, policy makers and industry from the Security, Emergency Response and Mobility sectors have shared an exhibition space and technical/policy event. The Congress held 7 round… Read More »BorderUAS at USEC Bilbao Congress

The BorderUAS project was invited by SGMER, the coordinator of the EFFECTOR project, to attend the VIP day of the French Trial that was held on the 17th of May 2022 in the beautiful city of Toulon. Previous Next Representatives from KEMEA and VICOMTECH from the BorderUAS consortium were present and experienced a very well… Read More »BorderUAS at the EFFECTOR VIP event of the French Trial at Toulon

Our Consortium partner Vicomtech (VICOM) hosted an exhibition stand at the Tecnosec, the main Spanish professional forum for police, intelligence and security technologies, which took place in Madrid on 11th and 12th May 2022. BorderUAS have been showcased as a part of the main Civil Security H2020 projects of Vicomtech. Vicomtech held a general speech… Read More »BORDERUAS on TECNOSEC

Infrared (IR) sensor is most often used in wireless technology that includes remote control functions and detection of surrounding objects or obstacles. It is a simple electronic device that emits and detects IR (thermal) radiation, so that it can detect objects or obstacles in its range. He has the ability to recognize heat and movement.… Read More »INFRARED SENSOR – WHAT IT IS, CLASSIFICATION, HOW IT WORKS, TYPES, APPLICATIONS, A&D

The BorderUAS project was presented to a variety of exhibitors and visitors by our consortium partner ADDITESS LTD during the Cyprus Defence & Security Conference (CYPSEC) 2021 Nicosia. Cyprus Defence & Security Conference (CYPSEC) 2021 Nicosia took place on 4-5 October 2021, at Hilton Nicosia Hotel supported by the Deputy Minister of research, Innovation &… Read More »BorderUAS on Cyprus Defence & Security Conference (CYPSEC) 2021 Nicosia

Nowadays, one of the most important aspects of European Countries is the need to adopt systems and solutions for guarding their territory against illegal activities such as smuggling, and terrorism demands and also for dealing with incidents of irregular migration. Such systems include reliable long-range threat detection and prevention technology that can operate anytime during… Read More »ADD-C3: An Integrated Solution for Enriched Situation Awareness for Surveillance Border Security

Human rights in the New Digital World

We appear to be on the verge of yet another technological revolution. Over the last two centuries, the inventions of the steam engine, electricity, and, more recently, the computer have resulted in the transformation of society. And, just like that, the next so-called Fourth Industrial Revolution, or Industry 4.0  [1], will bring even more changes… Read More »Human rights in the New Digital World