Luminator Searchlight Going on UH-72A

By Staff Writer | March 1, 2010
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EADS North America has chosen Plano, Texas-based Luminator’s LS16 searchlight for the UH-72A. In the security and support configuration, the UH-72A comes equipped with an electro-optical infrared sensor, communications suite, moving map, cockpit and cabin displays, a digital video recorder and the LS16. The searchlight employs solid-state electronics, an optical system, bi-directional focusing and a drive system with a variable-speed azimuth and elevation motion at speeds of 30 degrees per second. (From March 2010 Rotorcraft Report)


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