Miniature IMU and GNSS/INS product line introduced for ISR and EWNews
August 11, 2020
DALLAS, Texas. VectorNav Technologies, embedded navigation solutions company, introduced a new line of inertial products: the VectorNav Tactical Embedded. Featuring a tactical-grade IMU and a multi-band GNSS receivers, the Tactical Embedded aims to deliver milliradian attitude accuracy and centimeter-level positioning capability in a miniature 15-gram package.
VectorNav's Tactical Embedded line is designed to deliver size to performance and enable cost reductions for a wide range of autonomous pointing and geo-referencing applications, such as gimballed intelligence, surveillance, and reconsaissance (ISR), satellite communications (SATCOM) systems, LiDAR mapping and photogrammetry, among others.
According to the company, the Tactical Embedded is also designed to support external SAASM GPS for defense applications in ISR, electronic warfare (EW), munitions, and unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) navigation.
Designed and engineered at VectorNav's AS9100-certified facility, the Tactical Embedded includes the VN-110E IMU/AHRS, the VN-210E GNSS-Aided INS, and the VN-310E Dual Antenna GNSS/INS with highlights including 1 m horizontal and 1.5 m vertical position accuracy, 1 cm RTK positioning accuracy, and high update rates (800 Hz IMU; 400 Hz Nav).