STAG 5 Family of Gimbals

High Performance Gimbals for Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance and Targeting Missions


Dean Putnam

Electro-Optical & Infrared Systems

+1 214 996 2939


The Small-UAS Tactical Agile Gimbal (STAG) family is a line of best-in-class stabilized systems for the Common Launch Tube and other 5” gimbal applications. This gimbal family supports STANAG compliant laser designation in small UAS class gimbal payload. The open architecture and common platform base deliver the same precision pointing and controls across a
broad range of mission optimized payloads.

Common Platform Features:

  • Precision two axis stabilization
  • Integrated GPS/INS for geopointing / geolocation
  • Onboard HD image processing
  • Integrated multi mode target tracker
  • Sized for CLT (5.5” diameter, 4-5lbs including payload)
  • Ethernet control supporting STANAG 4586
  • HD capable H.264 video with MISB metadata

Available Payloads


STAG5-M Gimbal


  • Mid-Wave Infrared (MWIR) / Day Imaging
  • NVG IR Pointer (option)
  • Laser Rangefinder


STAG5-SLD Gimbal


  • Short-Wave Infrared (SWIR) / Day Imaging
  • Coded Laser Designator
  • Laser Rangefinder



  • Extended Range Day Imaging with 33x zoom
  • NVG IR Pointer
  • Laser Rangefinder

STAG5-EO Gimbal


  • High Quality Day Imaging with 25x zoom
  • NVG IR Pointer
  • Laser Rangefinder

STAG5-L Gimbal


  • Long-Wave Infrared (LWIR) / Day Imaging
  • NVG IR Pointer (option)
  • Laser Rangefinder (option)