Close

Search

Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics EDU Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Industrial Photonics Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook
More News
SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT
2016 Photonics Buyers' Guide Clearance! – Use Coupon Code FC16 to save 60%!
share
Email Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Stabilized Imaging Payloads for Unmanned Systems

Photonics.com
Aug 2012
Alticam Vision Inc.Request Info
 
HOOD RIVER, Ore., Aug. 22, 2012 — Hood Technology has announced the Alticam 11 EO/IR1, a camera turret payload for small tactical unmanned aerial vehicles. The four-axis stabilized payload for long-range imaging also is suitable for use in manned and unmanned land vehicles, ground vehicles, aerostats, unstable fixed mounts and marine systems.

The imaging system includes customized zoom for visible wavelengths and cooled, continuous zoom for mid-wave infrared thermal imaging. Laser channels include a night vision-goggle-compatible, 830-nm laser pointer and an eye-safe laser rangefinder.

The Alticam 11 EO/IR1 payload is 25.4 cm in diameter and weighs <5.5 kg.

The company offers highly enabled intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance payloads. Its four-axis gimbal design, when combined with its onboard image processors, offers image stabilization, pointing accuracy and field-of-regard for the integrated narrow-field-of-view infrared sensors, and stable pointing and distance measurement for the laser channels.

Optional integrated payload and video processors offer advanced target tracking, multiple moving target detection, and comprehensive image processing and payload control functions.

For more information, visit: www.alticamvision.com


REQUEST INFO ABOUT THIS PRODUCT

* Message:
(requirements, questions for supplier)
Your contact information
* First Name:
* Last Name:
* Email Address:
* Company:
Address:
Address 2:
City:
State/Province:
Postal Code:
* Country:
Phone #:
Fax #:

Register or login to auto-populate this form:
Login Register
* Required
GLOSSARY
laser pointer
Handheld optical laser device containing a semiconductor or DPSS source. The output is corrected via internal collimating optics. For typical use the output is reduced to eyesafe operation power. (5 mW)
Terms & Conditions Privacy Policy About Us Contact Us
back to top

Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2016 Photonics Media
x We deliver – right to your inbox. Subscribe FREE to our newsletters.