The European Defence Agency (EDA; French: Agence européenne de défense, AED) is an agency of the European Union (EU) based in Brussels, Belgium. Set up on 12 July 2004, it is a Common Foreign and Security Policy (CFSP) body reporting to the Council of the European Union. Its primary role is to foster European defence cooperation.
The Council established the EDA "to support the Member States and the Council in their effort to improve European defence capabilities in the field of crisis management and to sustain the European Security and Defence Policy as it stands now and develops in the future”. Within that overall mission are four functions;
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The project was concentrating upon the development of a robust radar sensor, which is specially designed to be carried by a low payload TUAV (Tactical UAV) and the development of signal processing algorithms suited to cope with the unstable flight conditions for such an airborne vehicle. In addition... Read more...