Day/Night Observation System for Land Applications

The SHAPO-Land is a compact Day/Night observation system especially configured for land patrol vehicles and marine patrol boat applications.

The SHAPO-Land is a new unique design for a very light weight payload with long range cameras. The payload turret is flexible for mounting sensors or cameras defined by the customer.
The SHAPO-Land is easily integrated onto a wide variety of carrying vehicles due to its flexible configuration, making it suitable for most airborne requirements.
The SHAPO-Land has a wide range of communication interfaces to the host vehicle including RS-422, ARINC 429 (optional) and MIL-STD-1553 (optional).
The SHAPO-Land is operated by a ruggedized Control Unit (CU) specially designed harsh environmental conditions and comfort of use.
The SHAPO-Land system can be supplied with a ruggedized video display (10.4” or 12”). Built-in automatic target tracker, image enhancement algorithms, continuous electronic zoom and picture in picture are a few of the benefits offered in this compact package.    


•  Land patrol vehicles applications.
•  Three (3) Gimbals, Gyro-stabilized.
•  Sensors:
    - Thermal Imaging with 320 mm focal length (Continuous Zoom Lens x15).  
    - High Sensitivity CCD Camera with x22 Zoom Lens. 
    - Optional Eyesafe Laser Range Finder.
    - Optional Laser Pointer.
•  High performance and low size/weight:
    - Light weight – 10.7 kg (Turret).
    - Compact – 24 cm.
•  Ruggedized for ground environment applications.
•  Automatic Target Tracker.
•  Image Enhancement (Built-in) and Local AGC capabilities.
•  Customized graphics superimposed on video.
•  Very cost effective.


  • Border Patrol.
  • Coast Guard and Sea Patrol.
  • Police Multi Mission.
  • Search and Rescue (SAR).
  • Anti-terrorist Surveillance.
  • Anti-smuggling Surveillance.
  • Oil Spill Detection.
  • Oil Pipeline Patrol.

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