UAS-Connector (UAS-C)

UAS ATC Integration/ BVLOS Surveillance Solution

UAS Tracking

Track Cooperative UAS

Situational Awareness

Does not rely on ADS-B or Radar

See & Avoid Display for PIC

The UAS-C securely integrates with existing ATC Surveillance Systems to support ALL UAV operations flying Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) including flying in or through Controlled airspace regardless of size or altitude. The UAS-C has addressed the major surveillance challenges flying BVLOS and/or in controlled airspace creating a ubiquitous surveillance picture for critical operations in controlled airspace. UAV Tracking: Tracking of UAV‘s does not rely on Radar or ADS-B. By connecting to the UAS Ground Control System (GCS), Sunhillo’s UAS-Connector (UAS-C) converts the positional data that is already being sent from the UAS to the GCS into a radar or ADS-B message using Sunhillo’s proprietary software with no equipment required on the aircraft. This message can then be sent to ATC or a local command center and displayed with other radar and ADS-B targets for situational awareness. The UAS-C can be used remotely via LTE or directly connected via Ethernet. Situational Awareness:

UAS-C System Components

UAS-C Gateway

Utilizes Sunhillo’s ATC-grade Brigantine SGP platform to handle an operation or complete region of airspace Acts as the conduit to provide updated aircraft positions of all participating UAS-C units and an operational command center Receives the ADS-B or optional Radar feeds and processes them to the Surveillance Monitoring System (SMS) display Returns the fused surveillance data to the PIC for see & avoid

UAS side angle


Connects to the UAV GCS to receive the positional information and forwards the data to the UAS-C Gateway. Provides feed for UAS pilot See & Avoid Display

Margate II ADS-B Receiver

Kit contains the Margate II, ADS-B antenna, 100ft ADS-B cable, GPS antenna Accepts and decodes ADS-B to track equipped aircraft Sends the data to the Brigantine SGP / UAS-C Gateway for display on the SMS

Surveillance Monitoring System

System includes PC and SMS Software Situational Awareness display of radar, ADS-B, and UAS targets. Sunhillo ADS-B or a radar feed required to display manned targets. Ownship moving map with boundary alerts Geographic filtering Image overlays No internet connection required Single Sensor Tracker and Multi-Track Fuser plug-ins available

Full UAS Integration

The UAS-C was designed for your mission needs
USB headset & tablet

Connect directly to front panel

LED screen

Change radio frequencies on unit

LTE Antenna input

Add LTE for remote operations

Internal Power Supply

Built in for portability

Use Cases


The UAS-C is designed to seemlessly integrate with current Air Traffic Control Operations by leveraging Sunhillo’s history deploying FAA programs.

Display Radar Data

Display both manned and unmanned traffic on our Surveillance Monitoring System (SMS)

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Sunhillo Solutions

Providing surveillance data distribution and conversion solutions to the FAA, DOD, and civil aviation authorities worldwide since 1991

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