Avalex Technologies to Provide Sikorsky with DVRs and Video Switches
Pensacola, FL, June 8, 2015 – Avalex Technologies Inc. of Gulf Breeze, FL today announced that they have been selected to provide Sikorsky Aircraft of Stratford Connecticut with AVR8424 digital video recorders and AVC1614 video switches. The combined units will be used on UH-60M FMS and S-70 BLACK HAWK helicopters. The AVR8424 supports both Standard Definition (SD) and High Definition (HD) signals and allows for simultaneous, multi-channel recording and playback. The AVC1614 is a customizable SD and HD video switch designed to be the distribution hub for multiple video inputs/outputs. “We are pleased to be chosen to design, manufacture, and qualify a system that not only meets Sikorsky’s current project requirements (including an aggressive development schedule andstringent military environmental standards), but also supports future expansion for years to come,” said Avalex’s CEO, Tad Ihns.
Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., based in Stratford, Connecticut, is a world leader in aircraft design, manufacture and service. United Technologies Corp., based in Hartford, Connecticut, provides high technology products and services to the building and aerospace industries.
Avalex Technologies is an innovation leader in the design and manufacture of rugged display and surveillance equipment for military, law enforcement and general aviation around the world. Avalex products include rugged displays, digital video recorders, mapping systems, cockpit management units, mission computers, and smart displays and tablets which are used in the air, on the ground and on the water. Founded in 1992, Avalex Technologies’ 53,000 square foot headquarters is located in Gulf Breeze, FL. As an original equipment manufacturer Avalex has a history of customization, building to specifications and matching specific footprints in addition to extensive experience integrating signals and systems. Avalex is a vertically integrated small business with design, engineering, prototype and fabrication in-house.