The SD-150 Hero Rotorcraft Unmanned Aerial System ( RUAS ) is a vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) aircraft from Sistemi Dinamici S.p.A., a joint venture between IDS Corp and AgustaWestland.
In 2019 renamed as AWHERO
Gabbiano Maritime Radar for AWHero Drone, 03-Jun-22 : #drones Leonardo AWHero helicopter drone completes inflight tests of its radar-based enhanced maritime surveillance sensor suite equipped with the Gabbiano TS20 ultralight maritime radar
Drones for Air traffic Management, 12-May-22 : #drones URANO is a research project for including drones in Italy’s national air traffic management system funded by Italian Space Agency with technical assistance of ENAV and implemented by Telespazio and Leonardo
Military Certification for AWHero Drone, 25-Oct-21 : #drones Leonardo AWHero helicopter drone achieves world’s first military certification in the 200kg class. Certificate granted by Italy’s DAAA (Directorate for Air Armaments and Airworthiness)
Leonardo Academy Certificated for Drone Training, 25-Mar-20 : #drones Leonardo’ Helicopter Training Academy in Sesto Calende (Northern Italy) named Authorized Training Organization Certificate for light and very light drones. Comprehensive training and mission planning package development launched for the AWHERO RUAS
Leonardo at UMEX 2020, 24-Feb-20 : #UMEX2020 Leonardo featuring the AWHERO helicopter drone at the UMEX unmanned systems exhibition, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, February 23-25