Print Friendly, PDF & Email

The United Arab Emirates’ EDGE Group announced two contracts worth a combined value exceeding AED 70 M to deliver multiple V-Protect convoy protection systems and Skyshield counter-unmanned aerial system (C-UAS) solutions “to a key international customer” at the IDEX 2023 defence exhibition in Abu Dhabi on 22 February 2023.

EDGE Group announced at IDEX 2023 that its electronic warfare entity, SIGN4L, had secured export contracts for its V-Protect convoy protection and Skyshield C-UAS solutions. (Photo: EDGE Group)

V-Protect is a radio frequency (RF) jamming system designed for convoy protection against radio-controlled improvised explosive devices, while Skyshield is a multi-layered C-UAS solution equipped to deliver “a broad range of detection and interception capabilities”, according to the company.

The systems are produced by EDGE electronic-warfare-focused entity SIGN4L.

Peter Felstead