First Responders Approved Projects

The following projects have been approved from the First Responders program:



June 2018

ELTA Systems (Ashdod, Israel) (Israel Aircraft Industries) and TLC Solutions (St. Augustine, FL)
Development of an advanced drone mounted search and rescue system for locating victims under ruins and in disaster areas by accurate location of their cellular phones.

HiRiseTech (Petach Tikva, Israel) and Allstate Sprinkler Corp. (Bronx, NY)
Development of a first responders emergency radio repeater system for existing high-rise buildings.


June 2017

Beeper Communications Israel (Ramat Gan, Israel) and Mantaro Networks Inc. (Germantown, Maryland)
Development of an unmanned search and rescue system.

Elbit Systems Land and C4I Ltd. (Netanya, Israel) and M87, Inc. (Bellevue,Washington)
Development of a public safety off-network broadband communications using 
multi-hop WiFi/LTE/D2D communications (ProSE) technology.

Simlat, Ltd (Petah-Tikva, Israel) and Sinclair Community College (Dayton, Ohio) 
Development of an autonomous drone-based search & rescue solution.


June 2016

ARTsys360 (Holon, Israel) and Lion Group (Dayton, OH)
Development of a Precision Identification Device (RAPID 3D).

SayVU Technologies Ltd. (Tel Aviv, Israel) and Opto Knowledge Systems, Inc.(Torrance, CA)
Development of an Indoor Positioning, Locating, and Reporting system.