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AVision’s PALM Family is an all-inclusive loitering munition solution designed to meet the complex requirements of the modern battlefield. Tailored to meet specific customer requirements, PALM incorporates a wide range of advanced, cost-effective technologies to enable high-precision terminal engagement with minimal collateral damage.
Suitable for deployment from air, land and sea, PALM features high-speed transit flight and low-speed loitering, depending on the tactical or strategic needs of the mission. Automated flight to target areas allow user-friendly control; final targets are visually selected ensuring full mission control. AVision’s solutions incorporate advanced airborne guidance, a unique cruciform configuration, navigation systems, abort and recovery capabilities, embedded simulators and C4 stations fully integrated with high-speed data links.
Unique cruciform configuration –
improved endurance, lift and maneuverability ensuring high accuracy against static or moving targets.
Comprehensive operational range ‒
from 5km short-range tactical strikes to 250km long-range strategic operations
Multiple launcher options –
compact pneumatic launcher with low thermal and acoustic signature, as well as rail or multi-tube canister launcher enabling several launches in quick succession
Stabilized EO/IR Seeker Payload –
3-axis gimballed day and night (thermal) cameras onboard and available for user choice of viewing mode
Triple Mode Fuse –
A laser-based sensor operating a standalone range detector for proximity mode and additional point detonation and delay modes
Loitering munitions include large warhead relative to air-vehicle size and effective against a wide variety of targets
Data link terminal –
real-time intelligence and transmission of target image and surrounding area
Operator Control Unit (OCU) –
intuitive, portable tablet for complete control of the exact time and direction of the attack
Advanced abort and recovery –
Loitering munition includes Touch button mission: abort capability and automatic reentry into the loitering mode, target re-engagement or return to the recovery area using a parachute
Training and embedded simulator –
virtual realistic environment for advanced operator training