GL3 Portable Approach Path Indicator for Dusk/Night
15Km range * Hand Portable * For Helicopter and Fixed Wing * 3 minute setup
A single weatherproof unit houses 2 single colour projectors, synchronised to produce 3 indications which are visible to approaching aircraft : HIGH, CORRECT and LOW signals relative to the chosen glide slope.
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Detachable weather protection shroud keeps sight glass clear of contamination.
The angle of the
beam is adjusted electrically & controlled by a switch. The angle is
indicated by an LED display. The range of adjustment is from 3 deg. to
16 deg. in 0.1 degree increments. 2 sensors detect and measure the
angle of :
The unit can be switched on in 'standby' mode, which operates the lens demisting heater and turns on the level circuits.
Power consumption is only one quarter of full lighting mode. When the lamps are switched on they activate immediately.
The GL3 is a battery powered portable approach path indicator, designed for rapid field deployment from improvised landing sites. Minimal training is required for setup and the unit is ideal for Home Defence and Disaster Management.
...............Night brightness and accuracy is comparable to fixed airport systems such as PAPI or APAPI
The beam angle is instantly adjustable
The lighting head, along with its accessories, is compact & strong enough to fit in a shoulder bag but is normally packed in small Peli-Case . see KIT OPTIONS
Add-on Compass and clinometer for obstacle clearance