UAV Thermal Payloads

Introducing the Aquila™ Micro Powered by DRS

AquilaIntroducing the Aquila™ Micro Powered by DRS. Liteye Systems' high performance UAV thermal payload now offers thermal operating on a higher level, as the premier IR payload with full-feature control to include digital zoom from 1X to 3X, image polarity adjustments and access in Image Contrast Enhancement (ICE™) settings – all controlled by the ground operator.

  • 320x240 resolution Vanadium Oxide (VOx) LWIR
  • DRS' Patented Advanced Absorber Microbolometer Superstructure
  • Greater sensitivity, improved detection and unparalleled thermal imagery
  • Small, ruggedized IP67 package - weighing less than 95g
  • Programmable Transmitter/Receivers - 3 AUX Channels
  • Access to DRS' Proprietary Image Contrast Enhancement (ICE™)

About Liteye Systems

Liteye Systems, Inc. is a world leader in rugged head-mounted-displays (HMD), micro imaging viewfinders, Blighter ground surveillance radars, and its ‘Aquila’ line of thermal surveillance systems. All of its cutting edge solutions feature revolutionary designs in optics, electronics, ergonomics, and form factors that enable a broad range of military and commercial applications. Liteye’s research and development team delivers sophisticated custom packages to some of the world's largest companies, government agencies, and military organizations. Headquartered in Centennial Colorado, the company has offices in the UK and representatives worldwide. For more information on Liteye Systems visit

Liteye Systems, Inc.Liteye Systems, Inc.
7060 South Tuscon Way
Centennial, Colorado 80112, USA