IAI Awarded U.S. Air Force Contract to Develop an Unobtrusive System for Autonomous Detection of Concealed Weapons

ROCKVILLE, Md.—March 3, 2021Intelligent Automation, Incorporated (IAI), a technology innovation company, announced today that it has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Air Force to develop  a radar-based system for unobtrusively detecting concealed weapons.

In this contract, IAI will develop a distributed radar system and corresponding algorithms to unobtrusively and autonomously detect and identify weapons and explosives concealed in baggage and/or on individuals. This solution will offer state-of-the art protection for the ground defense of U.S. Air Force bases and installations, greatly improving security at the perimeters and access control points.

“IAI is recognizes the importance of unobtrusive weapons detection and is proud to support the U.S. Air Force’s efforts in this area,” said Vikram Manikonda, President and CEO of IAI.

IAI is a leader in the research and development of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) technologies, including text, video, and sensor data analytics. IAI develops AI/ML-based products and customized solutions to address government and industry needs in application areas such as full motion video analytics, prognostics and diagnostics, and natural language processing.


About IAI

IAI is a technology innovation company specializing in providing advanced technology solutions and R&D services to federal agencies and corporations. IAI leverages agile R&D processes, a multi-disciplinary collaborative environment, and a substantial intellectual property portfolio to develop concepts into market-focused products and customer-driven solutions. IAI’s core R&D areas include: AI & Advanced Computing; Autonomy & Robotics; Healthcare Research Technologies; Modeling, Simulation & Visualization; Networks & Cyber Security; and Radar, Communications & Sensors.


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