Airspace Management Radar

EchoGuard is the only compact, solid-state radar with ESA beam-steering accuracy at commercial prices. With a choice of rich data output types, it is easily customized to site, user, and mission objectives. Ultra-low SWaP and market-leading performance makes EchoGuard ideal for UAS test centers, commercial corridors and droneports, and Smart Cities.

EchoGuard for airspace SA

Airspace situational awareness

EchoGuard is the only compact, solid state, high-performance ESA radar at commercial price points.

Intelligent networking

EchoGuard is a software-defined radar that is customizable to site and mission requirements. The radar can be combined with RadarHub and RadarNet to make large flight operation areas and defined long distance routes both possible and affordable.

Feature rich

With a long list of features and customization options, EchoGuard airspace management radar delivers sophisticated features and enhancements that are updated with periodic software releases.

Proven. Reliable. Ready to deploy.

EchoGuard has been operating to specification in austere conditions and environments for public agencies, private companies, and UAS test centers. We invite you to learn more about how Echodyne furthers the UAS industry.

Solution attributes:

Large, user-configurable field of view:
    • 120° azimuth x 80° elevation
Search entire volume in ~1 Hz

Tracks acquired at sub-second speed

Ingest one or more data output types
    • R/VMAPS: 40 MB/s
    • Detections: 1 MB/s
    • Measurements: 1 MB/s
    • Tracks: 1 MB/s

Product Documents 

Typical radar tracking ranges for airborne targets:

EchoGuard detection and tracking ranges
EchoGuard on tower

4x EchoGuard radars on mast at Northern Plains UAS Test Center location in North Dakota providing hemispherical airspace situational awareness on manned aircraft (>5 km) and unmanned (>2 km)

EchoGuard pointing at the sky

EchoGuard has excelled at airspace management since the first radar was produced 3 years ago. This is a ground deployment test case for safely managing drone flights for weather investigation

Learn more about EchoGuard for UAS missions, corridors, and large flight areas.