Situational Awareness Solutions for Defense

Certified and Flying Today Worldwide

For over a decade, Sagetech micro transponders have flown more than 1.5M hours on a variety of UAS missions in demanding environments. Sagetech solutions fly on most Class 2 and Class 3 military programs worldwide.

Purpose built for the most rugged of unmanned defense missions, Sagetech micro transponders are:

Every day, we work with all branches of the US military as well as NATO partners to ensure programs fly safer missions with Sagetech.

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Australian Military

IFF Mode 5

The Only IFF Mode 5 Micro Transponder Currently Shipping

Built to the newest spec: DoD AIMS 17-1000 Mk XII

100% Mode 5 IFF, 0 Deviations

Integration units shipping now

Sagetech Device

no additional integration


Optimized for unmanned systems, the MX Series packs everything you need in a microelectronics package at least 93% smaller and 6x lighter than traditional Mode 5 transponders. Complete with ADS-B In and Out, pressure altitude encoder, antenna diversity, and Ethernet, no further expensive integration of discrete components required.




XP Series – DoD AIMS Mark XA certified and mission-proven for 1.5+M flight hours.

MX Series – In certification now for DoD AIMS Mark XIIB

Certified Military Transponders

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