Argus-DARPA Drone

Drones are becoming more and more prevalent in the news as their questionable use is made more public. As we enter this age of flying big brothers, let us look at the advanced surveillance possibilities already in existence. This may shock you.

Argus:

  • Able to see images 6 inches in size on ground: 1.8 billion pixels (world’s highest resolution camera)
  • Argus equals “100 predator drones looking over an area the size of a medium city AT ONCE”,
  • streaming LIVE, 1 million terabytes of video per day. (saving it all as well)
  • A command center can pull up 65 windows at the same time showing live feeds from anywhere in coverage zone.

Video gets good at >>  1:15 <<  showing the full potential