TRAKKA SYSTEMS ANNOUNCES FAA STC CERTIFICATION FOR THE BELL 206B/206L/B407 SERIES HELICOPTERS
27 Feb 2018
Moorabbin, Aust – Trakka Systems is pleased to announce that they have received an FAA STC SR02657LA for the installation of the A800 searchlight onto the Bell 206B/206L and B407 helicopter variants.
The Certification covers the integration of the Trakka A800 searchlight, Pilot Control Interface Unit (PCIU), Control Interface Unit (CIU) and Trakka Control Pane; (TCP). The pilot or co-pilot can control the A800 via the CIU or TCP interfaced with the existing four-way switches on the helicopter’s collective control or via a pistol grip that can be operated by a crewman. The certification also includes a Red and Amber filter with an option for an IR filter for government agency operations and interfaces for slaving the Trakka A800 system to a variety of EO camera systems.
Work was carried out in conjunction with Tampa Police Department and FAA DER Jeff Fox Engineering. The installation utilizes the Meeker B206/407 aft mount allowing for easy new or retrofit equipment installations.
For more information please contact Trakka directly or see us at the Heli Expo stand C2134.