Supported Malaysian Aviation Company for recovery, repair, design of Tactical MFDs.
Caledonian starts its 30th year of profitable and net exporting operation.
production of Data Converters during 2016 exceeded previous years’
rates. The deliveries were for both UK aircraft production and for
Major Helicopter OEM is added to the list of
customers seeking Caledonian’s Advanced Extended Environmental Range
Serial Digital Converters. Several units have been delivered between
Jan and May 2016.
CAS unveil upgraded
IN1502A RDR1500B Replacement Display.
Delivery of ARINC
converters is accomplished on time.
Upgrade of 2009 installed
Scorpio Mission Control for Government operated fleet of F-406 was
in Caledonian's ARINC converters is maintained with orders from North
America. Deliveries expected early in the New Year.
Completed Mission Training
of the TWS-AIS-DVR, on the remaining Helicopter on its return to base
Installations, ground tests, flight tests, training and certification
of TWS-AIS-DVR for Far East Naval Helicopters fleet.
Another record time.
several of our
innovative systems of DVR-TWS-AIS to a Far Eastern Navy Helicopter
fleet. This delivery is in a record time, please see December 2013
The French Aero Navale
revisted Caledonian at Aberdeen Airport. The
visitors arrived at Aberdeen Airport, Scotland on board the JS-41EPV
that Caledonian converted from Pax to MPA
in 2009-2010 respectively.
Avdef has provided an
excellent in service support to the Aero Navale consequently has been
awarded a continuation contract for the next 5 years.
completed its first 25 years of operation and net export business. Many
developments and several patents have been accredited and more applied
most recent business is to provide Upgrade of Radar functions to
Caledonian’s own TWS-AIS-DVR also Mode Switching and PiP
on a fleet of Far Eastern Helicopters.
The DVR stand alone may
operate independently from the mission computer.
Scorpio Mission Computer MCU-B is extended
to include the function of ADS-B. This development is an
the standard function of the RMS to complement TWS-AIS over
moving map &
The Radar Mission
System enables view of air traffic and will be displayed at the cockpit
part of Scorpio RMS is equipped with multi channel ADS-B. The latest
version would be form
fit with previous version plus antenna connections.
March 2013 the French Aeronavale EPV
which in 2009/2010 were converted by Caledonian from Pax to Maritime
fleet, visited Caledonian at Aberdeen Airport. The fleet has
French specialist Air Operator
Maintenance Organisation AVdef facilitated this success.
During the visit
training flights over a 'Hostile Environment' (the North Sea) were
This successful program of in flight demonstrations of a version of our
Caledonian ScorpioŽ Mission System was successfully evaluated.
2013 - In February 2013 the Thermal
Interface Unit was produced to be suitable for Wescam and FIS
refer to our Thermal
on our website.
2013 - In January 2013 Caledonian
designed, manufactured and installed a Thermal Imaging Interface Unit
accommodate the integration of systems on board MPAs which were already
equipped with Seaspray-Scorpio system. The installation in South
carried out in February 2013.
- Completed INS-GPS full
integration tests with Seaspray - Scorpio on Seaking.
- Completed the 1st
Seaking SH3-D with 360° E-Scan and Scorpio RMS which tested
satisfactory on the 5th Dec 2011. The installation includes 3
new Scorpio Consoles, FDD, Satcom, AIS & INS-GPS.
recorded at both Base and ABZ – Scotland circa 7500NM in real
time. The 2nd
Seaking aircraft is waiting testing.
- Completed the 2nd
B-200 installation, certified, observed and recorded Test Flt pattern
over the sea from the circa 7500NM via Scorpio Ground Stations at Base
and ABZ Scotland in real time.
- Completed installation,
certified and test flown the 1st
B-200 equipped with E-Scan
Radar-Scorpio RMS. The aircraft is equipped with 2 new
with retractable worktops, Scorpio Mission suite with Satcom,
AIS, Flight Deck Display, Mission GPS-FMS, 1 TB DVR.
- JS - 41 STC with 5 consoles
& Scorpio RMS.
- CVXN Demonstrated in several
- During Farnborough 2010,
Caledonian Vixen demonstrated flying over the English Channel and being
observed via Scorpio Base Station at ABZ.
- Caledonian Vixen G-CVXN was
upgraded to carry Seaspray 7300, Scorpio RMS and Test Flown the
aircraft over the North Sea.
- Contracted to design,
manufacture and integrate seaspray 7300E and ScorpioŽ to B-200,
SH3-D & F27MP
- Patent on Scorpio Mission
- Contracted to convert two
BAE JS-41 aircraft to 5 consoles MPA with sophisticated mission system.
These aircraft have been flown in December 2009.
- Acquired F-406MP ex Scottish
fishery aircraft named as “Caledonian Vixen”
- US FAA issued STC
SR02518NY for B-212 & B-412 for the installation of AF-ADELT
- CAS-CPT-900: production of
this TSO'd system reached 156 by 31st December 2007, having started in
March 2005 following issue of the TSO. In mid 2011 the number of
delivered systems was 300. Several hundreds of the original CAS-CPT-606
and CPT-609 are still in service throughout the world fitted to
Helicopters and MPA's.
- CAS-CPT-396B MK-III: The
latest version of this system has successfully completed test flight
schedules of several hours flying over the Scottish Sector of the North
Sea on the 20th December 2007. The test flights aimed at confirming
enhancement of detection and tracking of small surface targets in high
seas and were conducted by Maritime Surveillance Radar Officers. This
latest version supersedes that delivered in September 2007.
- Caledonian delivers the
138th AF-A.D.E.L.T CPT-900 since receiving its TSO in March 2005.
- EASA issues validation of
Caledonian's B-212 & B412 STC R.S.01388 to the FAA.
- Caledonian delivers Light
Dimmer Converter for installation on Russian Helicopters
- Caledonian delivers ARINC
Bus Converters to Australia
- Reims F-406 MPA Mission
Crew Training by Caledonian Staff completed.
- EASA STC 1388 for B-212
and B-412 validated.
- EASA STC 1386 for AB-212
and AB-412 validated.
- Reims Aviation Industries
has flown the first of three F-406 MPA on order for 2007 deliveries,
all are equipped with Caledonian's Mission Systems.
- ANAC “Agencia
Nacional De Aviacao Civil” validation number 2007S03-09 of
EASA STC 1266 for AF-ADELT CAS-CPT-900 installation on Brazilian fleet
of S-76c validated.
- SCORPIOŽ Mission
System with AIS CAS-CPT-210 is specified for more MPA's in 2007
- Approvals page updated to
show new EASA approvals.
- Approvals page updated to
show active pre-EASA approvals.
- Caledonian announce new
Maritime Surveillance System Suite Orders.
Airborne Systems received, at
Farnborough Air Show, confirmed orders from Reims Aviation Industries
for the supply of 3 sets of Maritime Surveillance Systems for their
confirmed 3 State Owned MPA new aircraft orders.
will be equipped with
Track While Scan TWS CAS-CPT-396
2- Caledonian Multi Function Displays including Flight Deck Repeater
3- Caledonian Digital Video Recorder
4- Caledonian MFD with IBM computer compatibility functionality
5- Caledonian SCORPIOŽ Mission System and Data link with
and Shipping Automatic Identification System (AIS)
6- Advanced and automated ScorpioŽ and Track While Scan TWS
believe that the integration of the
enhanced Scorpio with TWS is unique and offers Maritime Patrol Aircraft
a significant tool to optimize Airborne Surveillance in terms of
maximizing the affectivity of operation flight time and accuracy of
- Caledonian unveils the new
TWS Mark-IIIb system for 360 degree radars.