Obstacle identification , such as trees, poles and wires down to a size of a thin telephone line
Active terrain collision avoidance
Timely and reliable obstacle warning
Detection probability of 99,5%
Support of helmet-mounted sight systems
Active detection without needing any database information
SferiSense 500 is an active scanning laser radar for the detection of obstacles, such as cables and power lines or rising terrain in the helicopter’s fl ight path.
SferiSense 500 is a member of the SferiSense obstacle warning and terrain collision avoidance system family.
It includes the only fully functional and certified laserbased obstacle warning system worldwide in operational service today.
Probability of detection > 99.5% /sec
Detection range: 1,200 m
Obstacle memory function to support helmet mounted sight
Safety line based obstacle collision and terrain approximation avoidance
System confi gurations from standalone to fully integrated into helicopter avionics
maximise the safety of pilots,passengers, helicopter and payload
increase the operational helicopter availability
increase the mission success in time and performance
reduce the pilot’s workload
Your Safety is our Mission
Be safe wherever you fly
Most helicopter operations of the armed forces are under extreme conditions such as very low altitude, high speed, poor visibility, danger from hostile fire or night operations with incomplete or unknown terrain information.