Cessna selected SkyIMD because their advanced aerial imaging system meets the needs of mission-critical and technically-demanding applications.
SAN CARLOS, California (PRWEB) March 27, 2012
SkyIMD, Inc., provider of advanced aerial imaging systems, has announced that Cessna Aircraft Company has selected the SkyFusion Pak system for the Cessna Enforcer Program. The Cessna Enforcer Program provides law enforcement customers the ability to customize their new Cessna 172, 182 and 206 aircraft with the mission equipment they need for aerial surveillance and live video downlink. The FAA has approved an AML Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for installation of SkyFusion Pak system on Cessna 172, 182 and 206 aircraft.
“Cessna selected SkyIMD because their advanced aerial imaging system meets the needs of mission-critical and technically-demanding applications,” said Michael Gomm, Fleet & Law Enforcement Sales Manager at Cessna Aircraft Company. “As part of the Cessna Enforcer Program, SkyIMD delivers an advanced, highly reliable aerial surveillance solution.”
“It is a significant achievement that our SkyFusion Pak aerial imaging system has been selected by the world’s leading aircraft company,” said Tom Bleier, vice president of business development at SkyIMD. “We look forward to continuing our close cooperation with Cessna to develop advanced ISR systems that meet the demanding needs of our law enforcement customers.”
Key features of the SkyFusion Pak aerial imaging system include:
- Lightweight (21 pounds)
- Typical installation completed in one day
- STC FAA-approved for Cessna 152, 172, 182 and 206
- Real-time image and video streaming via satellite or 3G network
- Automated analytics/reporting providing telemetry and geo-spatial data with 3D map overlays
Small, lightweight and portable, the SkyFusion Pak system can be deployed quickly and installed easily in the field. The system includes a self-contained pod with an application-specific sensor and motorized control that is ready to be mounted on both left and/or right wing struts or under belly. The system can be configured with optional components, such as EO imager and infrared sensors, to meet the needs of different applications. It also includes a flight control laptop computer that is customized and pre-configured with comprehensive management and control software.
About SkyIMD, Inc.
Headquartered at the San Carlos, CA Airport, (KSQL) in Silicon Valley, SkyIMD designs aerial imaging solutions for commercial, government, military and general aviation markets. The company integrates best of breed technologies to design cost-effective, full-featured solutions for mission-critical and technically-demanding applications. Learn more at http://www.SkyIMD.com.