On May 11, the U.S. Army posted a request for information on Small Tactical Unmanned Aircraft System (STUAS) with Multi-Sensor Imaging (Solicitation Number: W911QY-17-R-XXXX). Responses, in the form of white papers, should be received no later than 3:00pm on May 25.
The purpose of this Request for Information (RFI) is to support market research by identifying sources that can provide tactical teams immediate anytime/anywhere aerial intelligence; automatic identification and tracking of moving targets; ability to maintain a fixed hold on stationary objects while the aircraft is repositioned; daylight and thermal, clear, precise, high definition images and video from a distance; capability to monitor and assess any situation in demanding weather conditions. The U.S. Army Contracting Command – APG, Natick Contracting Division, is conducting market research to identify currently available sources for a small tactical unmanned multi-sensor imaging aircraft system capable of providing intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance in day and night operations in adverse environmental conditions.
Respondents may submit questions and submit responses electronically, to the contracting office by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls will be accepted.
Full information is available here.