13/03/2022 - North Sea Aviation Services expands MPP fleet with two DA62 MPPs
On February 24th, Diamond Aircraft completed delivery of two DA62 MPPs to North Sea Aviation Services (NSAS), a Belgian air surveillance and reconnaissance missions operator and sister company to Ostend FBO North Sea Aviation Center. The aircraft are configured in a maritime surveillance fit and feature the latest technology of electro-optical and infrared cameras (EO/IR), maritime radar as well as an AIS (Automatic Identification System for ships).
27/10/2021 - Flight demonstration, suddenly turned into a real-life Search and Rescue (SAR) mission
What was planned to be a flight demonstration, suddenly turned into a real-life Search and Rescue (SAR) mission. All 24 people in distress could be rescued after they were found in record time by our DA42 MPP Guardian.
Together with ViDAR (Visual Detection and Ranging for Maritime Surveillance) supplier Sentient Vision Systems, we were hosting SAR demonstrations at Ostend, Belgium.