Small Tactical Multi-Payload Aerostat System
Photo Credit: Katie E. Nelson, ARNEWS
The Small Tactical Multi-Payload Aerostat System, or STMPAS, floats above the Pentagon courtyard during the Rapid Equipping Force's technology display. The STMPAS hovers about 500 feet above the ground and provides video surveillance that the Army uses to detect improvised explosive devices and other dangers.
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