Aselpod Targeting Pod

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  1. Atilla

    Atilla Major

    Oct 25, 2015
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    ASELPOD is a high performance electro-optical reconnaissance, surveillance and targeting system designed specifically for fighter aircrafts. ASELPOD is designed as the new generation targeting pod for fighter aircrafts.

    ASELPOD is a multi-sensor targeting pod consisting of:

    • High Resolution, 3rd generation FLIR
    • Laser Range Finder / Target Designator
    • Laser Spot Tracker
    • Laser Pointer
    • Advanced Video Tracking (Simultaneously on IR/Day Video)
    • IR/Day Video & Mission History Recording
    • Advanced Image Processing
    • Providing Highly Accurate Geo-Location Coordinates
    • Growth Potential for Mission Requirements
    With a modular mechanical design, ASELPOD comprises high density capabilities.

    ASELPOD designed to fit fighter jets such as F-16's and F-4's and can be adapted to various air platforms.

    • Targeting
    • Reconnaissance and Surveillance
    General Features

    • Superior Range Performance
    • Superior Maintainability
    • Internal Boresight Unit
    • Dual-Wavelength Laser Range Finder
    • Eye-Safe Training Mode for LRF in Addition to Combat Mode
    • Safe and Easier training
    • Matched FOVs for IR and TV Cameras
    • Better situational awareness when switching between sensors
    • Common FOVs for the system (NFOF, WFOV, SWFOV)
    • Super Wide Field of View for IR Camera
    • Navigation capability at Night with IR video on HUD
    • Better situational awareness before switching to narrower FOVs
    • Continuous Zoom for IR Camera (Optional)
    • Advanced Image Processing
    • Simultaneous MFD and HUD Video Outputs
    • Sensor-In-Sensor
    • Picture-In-Picture
    • Multi Target Tracking
    • Simultaneous Target Tracking on IR and TV Videos
    • Video and Inertial Target Tracking
    • Accurate Target Geo-Location
    • Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU)
    • Accurate Stabilization
    • Automatic Alignment with Platform
    • Integrated Environmental Control Unit
    • Continuous Roll Capability
    • Air-to-Air and Air-to-Ground Modes
    • Video and Data Recorder (Optional)
    • Simultaneous Recording of IR and TV Videos and Mission Data
    • Solid State Type Recorder for High Reliability
    • Zeroize
    • Mission Debriefing
    • In-Flight Video Playback
    Technical Specifications
    Sensor Resolutions IR: 640x512
    TV: 768x576
    Fields of View (FOVs)


    IR: 0.8° - 4.0° - 28°
    TV: 0.8° - 4.0°
    Field of Regard (FOR)
    Azimuth: 360° continuous

    Elevation: +45° to -150°

    Laser Range Finder and Target Designator
    Wavelength (Combat): 1064 nm

    Wavelength (Training): 1570 nm

    Repetition rate: up to 20 Hz

    Laser Pointer Wavelength: NIR
    Laser Spot Tracker Wavelength: 1064 nm
    Communication Interface MIL-STD-1553B
    Video Interface
    2x Video Output (RS-170)

    1x Video Input (Optional)

    Power Interface 115 VAC 400Hz and 28 VDC
    Diameter: 430 mm

    Length: 2350 mm

    Weight 240 kg
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