Standard Factory Option for Traffic Advisory Systems
Eurocopter has selected Ryan
International Corporation to supply 9900BX Traffic Advisory Systems
(TAS) and Multi-Hazard Display's (MHD) as standard factory options
in EC-135, EC-145 and EC-155 Model Eurocopter helicopters.
"We feel privileged to partner with Eurocopter by being chosen
as standard factory option for the EC-135 / EC-145 / EC-155 Model
helicopters," says Bruce Bunevich, Ryan International
Vice-President of Sales and Marketing.
Ryan's advanced 9900BX Traffic Advisory System provides
independent airborne surveillance radar coverage above and below
the host aircraft using Ryan's patented phase array top and bottom
mounted antenna system. Ryan International also offers industry
exclusive performance with Audible Position Alert™ that
announces aircraft position, relative altitude and distance of
threat aircraft, augmenting the pilot's responsibility for "see and
Ryan's 3ATI Multi-Hazard Display provides a plan view of threat
traffic in full color to supplement the pilot's scan and is
available with optional Night Vision Goggle (NVG) filter for
operators requiring NVG display compatibility.