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Paris Air Show 2017: CONTROP Reports Sale of Several Helicopter EO/IR Payloads for the Israel Police

Published on: 19 June 2017

Ideal for Airborne Surveillance Missions, Company to highlight the iSky Family of six (6) EO/IR Payloads suitable for most platform sizes and applications

19 June 2017 – CONTROP Precision Technologies Ltd. – a world leader in EO/IR surveillance, defense and homeland security solutions – is announcing the sale of several iSky-20HD (formerly SHAPO-HD) and iSky-50HD (formerly DSP-HD) EO/IR payloads to the Israeli Police, to be installed on new helicopters and integrated with Churchill Navigation Mission Systems. CONTROP will display the iSky family of six (6) multi-spectral, highly stabilized, low weight airborne payloads at the upcoming Paris Air Show, on 19-25 June 2017 at Le Bourget, Hall 3, booth C-2.

According to VP Marketing, Mr. Hagay Azani “We are very proud that the iSky payloads were chosen for Israel Police helicopters. In addition, in recent months CONTROP has also sold several iSky-30HD and iSky-50HD systems to a variety of customers in North America, Asia-Pacific and Africa, for installation on Helicopters, Fixed Wing Aircraft (A/C) and other platforms. We are proud to be one of a selected and prestigious group of companies that can boast a truly comprehensive line of small, medium and large EO/IR solutions for modern air/land/maritime security, defense and coastal/border surveillance challenges. Incorporating the most advanced technologies in this field, the iSky is expected to draw a lot of attention and interest from military and para-military integrators as well as relevant End Users.”

iSky 50HD-payload on new Israel Police Helicopter

CONTROP’s line of six (6) medium and long-range aerial payloads (iSky-2020HD3030HD40 and 50HD) was uniquely developed for the challenging and often turbulent aerial environment and they provide solutions for most medium and long-range aerial surveillance platforms. Features include a continuous optical zoom lens in the day (or high definition-HD) and thermal imaging (SD/HD) cameras, gyro-stabilized gimbals and multi sensor options including Eyesafe Laser Range Finder (ELRF) and/or Laser Pointer, all of which provide outstanding capabilities. The iSky systems can be installed on helicopters, fixed wing aircraft (A/C) and unmanned aerial systems (UAS), and may be integrated with the platforms’ systems. Ideal for manned or unmanned airborne platforms, all of the iSky systems include real-time Image Enhancement Features, built in INS, automatic target tracking and are successfully operated, fully integrated and deployed by Search and Rescue (SAR)Border SurveillanceLaw Enforcement, Special Operations, Maritime Patrol and Force Protection Units.

Mr. Azani goes on to say “With decades of worldwide operational airborne experience on 5 continents and on a large variety of platforms, we are confident that the iSky line will strengthen our position as a tri-sector world leader in this field”.

iSky 50HD-payload on new Israel Police Helicopter

About CONTROP Precision Technologies Ltd.

CONTROP specializes in the development and production of Electro-Optical and Precision Motion Control Systems for Surveillance, Defense and Homeland Security.

CONTROP’s main product lines include:

High performance Stabilized Observation Payloads used for day and night surveillance onboard UAVs, Small UAVs (SUAVs) and aerostats/balloons, helicopters, light aircraft (A/C), maritime patrol boats and ground vehicles; Automatic passive Intruder Detection Systems for airport perimeter surveillance, coastal surveillance, port/harbour security, border surveillance, the security of sensitive sites and ground troops security; Thermal Imaging Cameras with high performance Continuous Zoom Lens and state-of-the-art image enhancement features, and more.

CONTROP’s products are in daily operational use in many of the most critical surveillance, homeland security and defense programs worldwide..

Learn more about CONTROP’s Air Surveillance solutions

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