Strengthening Border Security via Rapid Deployment of SmartBalloons™
Increasing security of U.S. national borders has been thrust into the forefront of public opinion. Federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies tasked with border security missions continue to work at capacity to keep America safe. Air support is crucial in helping prosecute alien and smuggling interdiction missions, but it is not always available. Agents on the ground must be able to rapidly deploy “eyes in the sky” to provide or obtain situational awareness and provide surveillance capabilities. The ALTA Tactical SmartBalloon™ system provides operators with a compact, cost efficient, and highly portable kit for initiating on-demand Persistent Low Altitude Surveillance™ (PLAS) by day or night across a variety of terrain, with transmission of encrypted data feeds back to command and control units. Keep reading to learn more.
ALTA Tactical SmartBalloon™ Persistent Low Altitude Surveillance™ system
As the need to monitor and secure America’s borders intensifies, Coral Gables, Florida based Altametry, Inc., unveils its new ALTA Tactical SmartBalloon™ system at the 2016 Southwest Border Security Week conference at the Casa De Palmas Renaissance hotel on from March 30 to April 1. Keep reading here
Eyes On The Southwest Border
An in-depth look at the United States Southwest border with statistics on California, Arizona, New Mexico and Texas. This includes budget, boots on the ground, arrests, seizures, deaths, amount of agents nationwide/on the border and more!