Tag: ARS


08

Mar 2018

ARS Plays Role in Active-Shooter Response Preparation

Airborne law enforcement can be critical in protecting our schools and communities from the threat of an active-shooter. But the tactical vantage point provided by the aircraft can be obscured by rooftops and the building itself. This makes pinpointing the exact location of the threat in a building or on campus a challenge. The Riverside Police Aviation Unit in Riverside, CA recently became the first...

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ARS Tracks Motorcycle Pursuit at 147 mph (Video)

13

Jul 2017

ARS Tracks Motorcycle Pursuit at 147 mph (Video)

Troopers from the Washington State Patrol Aviation Unit recently assisted on a motorcycle pursuit along I-5 and Highway 529 in Snohomish County. During the 17-minute pursuit, speeds topped 147 mph. Eventually, the driver abandoned the motorcycle and attempted to hide behind a boat but was quickly apprehended thanks to the highly trained crew in the Aviation Unit’s Cessna 206, “Smokey 3”. Using Churchill Navigation’s Augmented...

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SoCal’s Most Watched Station Gets ARS Augmented Reality Mapping

24

Feb 2017

SoCal’s Most Watched Station Gets ARS Augmented Reality Mapping

KABC-TV, the most watched television station in Southern California, is live with their upgraded news helicopter, Air7 HD, featuring SkyMap7 powered by Churchill Navigation’s Augmented Reality mapping System, or ARS. Churchill Navigation, the industry leader in augmented reality mission management for airborne law enforcement, utility inspections, and aerial surveys, is now revolutionizing the way that electronic news gathering (ENG) organizations present aerial coverage to their...

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