Atos broadcasts that it’s supporting Dassault Aviation to develop and produce the inflight video system for its “Falcon Albatros”. The plane is the longer term maritime surveillance and intervention plane of the French Naval Aviation. The “Albatros” is ready to be commissioned in 2025 as a part of the AVSIMAR program led by the French Armament Normal Directorate (Path Générale de l’Armement, DGA). The plane will leverage the capabilities of the French Navy (Marine nationale), delivering homeland maritime safety and protection.

The AVSIMAR program supplies a response to the challenges of French authorities motion at sea. These embody preventing air pollution and trafficking, border surveillance and exclusion zones in addition to search and rescue at sea. Spearheading this system, the Albatros is provided with a next-generation mission system and high-performance sensors. The plane includes a multifunction radar, multispectral optronic turret, remark home windows, a Search & Rescue (SAR) equipment launch system and devoted communication programs. Mixed, these sensors allow HD video and knowledge streams, producing real-time evaluation and totally enhancing tactical state of affairs consciousness.


France’s Navy Falcon Albatros Surveillance Plane

“We’re proud to help Dassault Aviation in making ready the Falcon Albatros plane which can assist the French authorities in its maritime surveillance and intervention missions.” mentioned Cyril Dujardin, SVP, Head of ‘Digital Safety’ at Atos. “By way of this strategic venture, we’re strengthening our long-standing relationship with Dassault Aviation with a concentrate on inflight programs. In doing so, we’re additionally making use of our experience to deploy safety mission programs and fiber optic HD movies.”

Atos will handle the design and manufacturing of the inflight video system, which ensures the compression, distribution and transmission of assorted knowledge and tactical movies on board whereas bearing in mind IT safety points. As such, Atos will be sure that the system meets strict safety necessities by verifying the integrity and authenticity of information software program and by offering safe knowledge and video interconnections. Atos’ answer is concentrated on key foundational problems with Maritime Surveillance Aviation. To this finish, the Group will efficiently consolidate mission-critical, safe, and dependable knowledge whereas supporting the event of navy plane. The answer ensures optimum efficiency in the entire French Naval Aviation’s missions and inside a safe know-how setting.