FAIRFAX, Va. – Axsys Technologies, a division of General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems, delivered two V14 MSII camera systems to the Dekalb County Police Department and successfully completed the ground and flight training for the department’s pilots and tactical flight officers. The systems have been installed on two AS350B2 helicopters operated by the department’s Aerial Support Unit, headquartered in Tucker, Ga. General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems is a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD).
The Axsys V14 MSII system is a fully digital, multi-sensor imaging device designed to provide surveillance and detection capabilities for law enforcement, military and public utilities. It incorporates a proprietary high-performance computer, HD video processor and power conditioning unit, the HDU-900. With the system’s Electro-Optical/Infra-Red (EO/IR) sensor technology, lens stabilization and continuous zoom capabilities, the V14 MSII delivers high-performance, precise images.
DeKalb County is Georgia’s third largest county with more than 700,000 residents. The County consists of a portion of Atlanta, Avondale Estates, Chamblee, Clarkston, Decatur, Doraville, Dunwoody, Lithonia, Pine Lake, Stone Mountain and Tucker.
Headquartered in Fairfax, Va., General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems is a provider of end-to-end mission solutions in systems integration, development and operations support to customers in the defense, intelligence, space and homeland security communities. The company integrates land, air, sea, space and cyber assets to facilitate the collection, exploitation, analysis and dissemination of mission-critical intelligence information. More information is available online at http://www.gd-ais.com.
General Dynamics, headquartered in Falls Church, Va., employs approximately 91,700 people worldwide. The company is a market leader in business aviation; land and expeditionary combat systems, armaments and munitions; shipbuilding and marine systems; and information systems and technologies. More information about General Dynamics is available online at www.generaldynamics.com.
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