We were Soldiers
Our children are Soldiers
Our Mission is to protect the Soldier

Company Highlights

Alakai Defense Systems, Inc. and its extensive network of affiliated partners provide next generation sensor and technology solutions to challenges facing the Defense and Security market place. This team can bring all the science and engineering disciplines together with the relevant operational experience to get the job done. Within this breadth of experience, we have a particular specialty in laser and electro-optic remote sensing and systems integration to detect trace molecules of military significance, such as found in explosives, Improvised Explosive Devices (IED), and CBRNE threats.

Our key application areas are protection of vehicles, light infantry, and key infrastructure from explosives & IEDs used by insurgents and terrorists. We are developing handheld systems for Maritime and Homeland Security applications.

We collaborate with the University of South Florida (USF), Florida A&M University (FAMU), Lincoln University (LU), Missouri University of Science & Technology (MS&T), Arkansas State University (ASU), University of New Hampshire (UNH), the University of Hawaii (UH), the University of Pittsburgh (UPITT), and the United States Military Academy (USMA), West Point.

We are headquartered along with our lab in the Young-Rainey Science, Technology and Research (STAR) Center Campus in the Tampa Bay area, Florida, with additional offices in Ft. Leonard Wood, Missouri, and New Hampshire.