The order for its development given the U.S. company General Atomics — Aeronautical Systems (GA-ASI). One of the special units of the company already held a successful test of the new development. At its base is a special radar, capable of trapping radiation ground-based radar and radar, which are installed on the aircraft. Then he called an artificial distortion of the radiation. As a result, the enemy comes incorrect information about the main parameters of movement UAV, that hinders the effective impact on the drone.
The system was tested using a light aircraft — 6 Twin Otter. Flightglobal reports that in the future Due Regard radars will be installed on unmanned vehicles MQ-9 Reaper and MQ-1 Predator / Gray Eagle.
Experts believe that the introduction of this type will allow radar use UAV and in civilian airspace.