The US Department of Defense's (DoD's) special operations and low intensity conflict (SO/LIC) directorate has selected Israel-based D-Fend Solutions as the sole provider for radio frequency capabilities for counter-drone operations.
D-Fend Solutions' EnforceAir was selected in January for follow-on integration and operational assessment into small-unit, tactical counter unmanned aerial systems (C-UAS) missions by SO/LIC officials, members of the Pentagon's Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office (CTTSO), and the Defense Innovation Unit (DIU).
D-Fend Solutions' selection "puts us in a very good place" to compete for other Pentagon C-UAS initiatives, company Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Zohar Halachmi told Jane's in early February.
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