Iceland Using Hermes 900 UAS For Economic Zone Patrols

Icelandic authorities have begun using an Israeli-made Hermes 900 unmanned aircraft system (UAS) to patrol the island’s exclusive economic zone (EEZ). The platform is operating under a contract with the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) and follows a request from the Icelandic Coast Guard to...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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