Oregon company creates drone detector

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Thursday, June 26, 2014

Oregon City-based Domestic Drone Countermeasures may have come up with the first way to detect drones.

Three antennas, along with special software, is able to hone in on the frequency of the drone.

A meter indicates the strength of the signal. Then, the user is notified by a drone alert by text or email.

"The whole premise behind the technology is detecting a transmitter," said Tim Faucett, vice president of product development "But the real key is determining if that profile fits a drone."

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