No boots on the ground


Advanced robotic solutions to increase the safety of our troops

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OVERVIEW


We All Want Our Troops To Return Home Safely

Warfare is inevitable. Mass casualties should not be. Our defense technology is changing constantly, but until now, there has never been a solution that truly prevents casualties. The TIKAD drone will allow us to investigate potentially dangerous situations before sending our sons and daughters into harm’s way. This technology also allows us to shoot remotely and potentially disarm a situation without ever deploying a ground presence.

Introducing The TIKAD


Duke Robotics brings a fully robotic weaponry system to an airborne platform. TIKAD, which is a proprietary development of Duke, uses the delivery of a unique suppression firing and stabilization solution. The TIKAD allows us to utilize completely new capabilities against terrorist groups and reduce the number of deployed ground troops, and therefore, the number of casualties. Instead of sending our troops to investigate a potentially dangerous location, the TIKAD can be deployed while the troops control it remotely.

The new face of military technology.

The TIKAD can be deployed above water and ends with a minimum risk situation. Until now, troops had to be there to investigate.

The TIKAD is designed with a lightweight, real-time 6 DOF (degrees of freedom) Robotic gimbal. It has the ability to carry and stabilize up to 3x the weight of the gimbal.

The TIKAD  is remotely operated, user-friendly and can easily be carried in the field.

Awards

duke department of defense award

Winner of the Security Innovation Award

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE


As terrorists become more sophisticated, so too must the tools for defeating them.  Startups play a critical role in developing the breakthroughs required.  The award showcases startups and entrepreneurs from any technology domain that are capitalizing on major opportunities emerging in the military technology markets.

TOP PRIZE

COMBATING TERRORISM TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE


In June 2016, our Robotic System was awarded the top prize at the Combating Terrorism Technology Conference sponsored by the United States Defense Department’s Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office (CTTSO), Israel’s Ministry of Defense, Directorate of Defense Research and Development (DDR&D / MAFAAT), and the MIT Enterprise Forum of Israel.

Award presented by Dan Shapiro, American Ambassador in Israel

Our Management Team

Raziel Atuar, Lt. Col. (Reserves)

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

From 1998 to 2004 Mr. Atuar served in IDF Special Forces Unit, received an Excellence Award, planned and Commanded Covert Operations. From 2005 to 2013 Mr.Atuar served as Special Agent at the Israeli Secret Service on complex missions in foreign countries. From 2013 up 2014, Mr. Atuar provided commercial consulting and management services to IMI LTD (Israel Military Industry). During 2014 , Mr. Atuar Joined as Co-Founder to Duke Airborne Systems LTD From 2016 Mr. Atuar is the CEO, of Duke robotics Inc.

Mr. Raziel Atuar holds a B.A in Geography from Haifa University and M.F.A in Film Studies from Tel-Aviv University.

Sagiv Aharon

Co-Founder, Chief Technology Officer (CTO), President & Director

Mr. Sagiv Aharon founded, at 2014, Duke Airborne Systems Ltd, a full subsidiary of Duke Robotics Inc. and is the president and CTO of Duke Robotics Inc., leading its product development and technological vision. From 2008 to 2010 Mr. Aharon worked at the Israeli Aerospace Industry (IAI) as a structural design engineer on a classified hybrid structure (composite/metal) air vehicle. From 2010 to 2011 Mr. Aharon worked at Rafael Advanced Weapon Systems as a mechanical design engineer for complex active/reactive armor solutions for land vehicles. From 2011 to 2012 Mr. Aharon worked for Elbit Systems Ltd (NASDAQ:ESLT) as a mechanical design engineer and a system integrator at several remotely operated weapon systems upon land vehicles. From 2012 until March 2014 Mr. Aharon served as the CEO of Axis Aerospace Mechanical Design Ltd in the field of airborne structural projects and flight experiments, following strict aerospace level quality standards (AS9100). Sagiv Aharon holds a B.Sc. in mechanical engineering with specialty in control and robotics from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology.

Amir Kadosh

Advocate, Co-Founder, Chief Logistics Officer (CLO)

From 1996 to 1999 Mr. Kadosh served in IDF (Israel Defense Forces) in Special Forces Unit, participated in Covert operations. From 2001 to 2006 Mr.Kadosh served as an Embassy Security team in missions in foreign countries . From 2007 up 2011, Mr. Kadosh served as Special Agent at the Israeli Secret Service. From 2012 to 2014 Mr. Kadosh worked as a lawyer, specialized in commercial and companies law. During 2014, Mr. Kadosh joined as Co-Founder to Duke Airborne Systems LTD. From 2016 Mr. Kadosh is the CLO of Duke Robotics Inc. Mr. Amir Kadosh holds LL.B and business management from IDC Herzelia (Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya).


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