Military Operations



Keep warfighters protected and connected on the modern battlefield

Altaeros aerostats easily integrate with a wide variety of payload types to ensure that
no threat goes unnoticed in the toughest geographies on Earth.


Keep personnel connected
across the battle space

Multi-Domain Operations and ISR

Monitor UAS, enemy ground movement, and naval activity

Counter UAS

Track and defeat unwanted
UAS/UAV targets

Operational Advantages Across The World

1. Increased Mission Availability Altaeros aerostats are operational in higher winds and more challenging weather conditions compared to tethered drones and traditional aerostats, enabling superior operational availability.

2. Streamlined Logistics Multiple sites may be monitored from a single ops center, with maintenance crews dispatched on an as-needed basis

3. Simplified Operation Autonomous aerostats require fewer operators and technicians than traditional manually operated aerostats

Featured Product

ST-Flex Guardian Class

Guardian Class ST-Flex brings unparalleled
performance in a portable, rapidly
deployable package

-Maximum Flight Altitude: 1000 ft AGL (305m)

-Payload Mass: up to 132 lbs (60kg)

-Payload Types: Modular payload interface
supports a wide range of payloads including:
ISR, Radar, Narrow-Field Electro-optical/infrared,
Communications relay, Multi-sector 4G/5G

-Additional Government Features:
GPS hardening, ATTLA military transport certified,
enhanced encryption, and more.

-Operating Modes: Aerostat Autopilot (Fully
Autonomous), Remote Control, Local Control

-Off-road and highway towable

-Set up in less than a day

*Specifications subject to environmental factors and system configuration

Altaeros as a Partner

Altaeros specializes in the development, production, and operation of advanced tethered aerostat platforms. Our aerostats are the world’s only full-scale, fully autonomous aerostat system. Autonomy delivers significant operational efficiencies and cost savings.

Contact us to explore how autonomous aerostats can enhance your mission.

Ready to Fly? Get a quote for ST-Flex Guardian Class