Blue Sky Network Products Receive Certification for S-92 Helicopter Use
[Satellite TODAY 01-11-12] Satellite tracking and fleet management solutions provider Blue Sky Network has received certifications for two of its products for use on Sikorsky S-92 helicopters, the company confirmed Jan. 10. The S-92 helicopter is the most advanced aircraft in Sikorsky’s civil product line.
Blue Sky’s D1000A and ACH1000 tracking solutions will aim to provide S-92 helicopter operators with enhanced communication between managers and crew from anywhere in the world, adding safety and tracking capabilities to increase security and efficiency.
Blue Sky Network’s D1000A provides tracking of aircraft through built-in GPS position reporting, combined with an Iridium satellite transceiver and telemetry data link. The ACH1000 communications control head adds voice communication and two-way messaging connectivity between operators and the control center.