26 February 2014
Helinet Technologies has announced its selection by the Los Angeles Police Department to develop and support a technology upgrade of the microwave downlink system utilized by the department´s air support division.
The existing downlink, which was also developed by Helinet, is a key ASD asset, enabling air crews to transmit uninterrupted HD video and data from LAPD aircraft to ground personnel and command sites in real time. At the time of its initial launch, the system was one of the first HD surveillance and microwave downlink solutions in operation.
Helinet Technologies is an international provider of aviation technology solutions to the law enforcement, government and military markets. The firm offers a full suite of services, ranging from basic equipment sales to fully outsourced surveillance solutions, including providing pilots and aircraft.