Machine Vision

Snapshot SWIR Camera from UTC Aerospace Systems

Click for larger image
UTC Aerospace Systems
September 2, 2012

The Sensors Unlimited Model GA1280JS from UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp., Charlotte, NC, is a high-resolution shortwave IR (SWIR) digital video camera for military and defense applications. The InGaAs video camera features a 30 Hz full-frame rate with a global shutter function, 1.3 Megapixel resolution at 1280 by 1024 pixels, and a 12.5 µm pitch. The camera weighs <120 g without a lens, is 74 cm3, and has been tested to MIL-STD-810G for integration into aerial, mobile, and handheld imaging systems. It provides daylight to low-light imaging in the SWIR with high sensitivity in the 0.9–1.7 µm micron range.


CompanyUTC Aerospace Systems
CountryUnited States (USA)


Sensors 2017 Call for Speakers



Twitter Feed

Find It Fix It Forum

Sensors invites you to join the Findit-Fixit Forum, where you can get answers to your sensing questions—concerning technologies, products, methods, applications, and services--and also offer help to your fellow engineers. The Forum covers all kinds of topics, from the basics to the extraordinary.

Join the discussion!

© Copyright 2016 Questex, LLC. All Rights Reserved. Sensorsmag. Privacy Policy | Terms of Use

If you are having technical difficulties or considerations, please contact the webmaster.