Airbus has signed a long-term contract with satellite communications (satcom) specialist, SKYTRAC, Canada, to make SKYTRAC avionics available in new H145, H160, H175 and H225 helicopter models.
The available SKYTRAC satcom systems include the SDL-350, ISAT-200A, and the MTC-100 cockpit dialer. These include capabilities ranging from automated flight following, helicopter flight data monitoring, satellite Push-to-Talk, and text communications.
Avionics for EMS and Law Enforcement
Jan van der Heul, Vice President of Sales, SKYTRAC, commented: “SKYTRAC and Airbus Helicopters have a longstanding history, and we are excited to formalize our latest partnership. Airbus Helicopter customers can expect highly reliable and resilient avionics for a variety of mission-critical operations in EMS, Law Enforcement, Offshore Oil and Gas, and VIP transport.”