Maritime authorities such as coast guards, navies, ports, and others require enhanced maritime domain awareness to address ocean safety and security challenges such as illegal fishing, piracy, smuggling, and other threats.
Accipiter Radar Technologies Inc. and Maerospace Corporation have announced a Co-Operation Agreement to promote their respective surveillance products’ combined capabilities. This collaboration aims to provide short, medium, and long-range maritime domain situational awareness.
Accipiter is a renowned supplier of affordable, all-domain situational awareness systems for critical infrastructure, airports, ports, and waterways through its Radar Intelligence Network™ (RIN) platform technology. The RIN platform facilitates a sensor-agnostic approach to detect, track, and alert cooperative and uncooperative targets of concern in the air, water, and land. Meanwhile, Maerospace offers an integrated “over-the-horizon” radar and AI analytics platform through their PASE® High-Frequency Surface Wave Radar (HFSWR), enabling persistent surveillance coverage of a nation’s 200 nautical mile Exclusive Economic Zones.
“Accipiter is well known for our affordable, sensor agnostic and scalable approach to wide area surveillance,” said Simon Jerome, VP Sales & Marketing at Accipiter. “Teaming with Maerospace will enable customers to benefit from their over-the-horizon maritime domain awareness to compliment our all-domain awareness of critical infrastructure, ports and coastlines.”
“We are delighted to be collaborating with Accipiter”, stated Eric Meger, CEO of Maerospace. “Our PASE® High Frequency Surface Wave Radar (HFSWR) combined with our TimeCaster™ AI-driven analytics solution continuously monitors all vessel-based activity up to 200 NM from shore with continuous coverage of 41,000 square miles. Accipiter’s M3® Target Information System and wide selection of integrated sensors will bring a new dynamic to the overall capabilities that Maerospace can offer.”(Press Release)
About Accipiter Radar Technologies Inc.
Accipiter Radar is a North American company that develops, sells, and operates high-performance radar and sensor intelligence networks engineered to monitor the environment and characterize the behavior of targets such as small vessels, low flying aircraft, vehicles and birds, as well as distributed phenomenon such as weather, waves and snow/ice. The result is enhanced wide-area safety and security through unprecedented domain awareness for 21st century applications in homeland security, aviation safety and security, public safety and environmental protection. Accipiter Radar Technologies Inc. of Niagara, Ontario Canada and Accipiter Radar Corporation of Niagara, New York, USA are Targeting a Safer World® and have won business from all levels of government in North America, as well as major corporations and governments in various parts of the world.
About Maerospace Corporation.
Maerospace Corporation, based in Waterloo, Ontario, helps protect national sovereignty by extending maritime domain awareness and intelligence to cover the entire exclusive economic zone and beyond. Maerospace’s integrated “over-the-horizon” radar and AI analytics transforms the real-time discovery, identification, and assessment of ocean-based vessels into a continuous, real-time capability. Authorities are presented with the largest possible response window in which to deliver precise, proportional, and cost-effective mitigation of economic, environmental, and human threats to critical national interests.
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