Inzpire Announced the Completion of GECO System Deliveries under the CSAT Program
LINCOLN, the UK (BulgarianMilitary.com) – Inzpire Ltd, one of the fastest growing defence companies in the UK, announced at the end of last week (14th December 2018) that it has completed the deliveries of its GECO System to UK MoD Apache, Chinook, Merlin and Bell helicopter forces after the winning the competition for the Cockpit Situational Awareness Tool (CSAT) Program, learned BulgarianMilitary.com
The company received the relevant contract in May this year, and since then Inzpire has delivered GECO Systems, including the relevant operator training for personnel based at Wattisham, Middle Wallop, Odiham, Culdrose, Akrotiri and Brunei under the CSAT Programme.
Jonny Smith, Inzpire’s Head of Mission Systems, commented, “It has been an absolute pleasure to work with Army Capability, Joint Helicopter Command and Defence Equipment & Support staff, along with front line units, to deliver the CSAT Programme on time and on budget. This is testament to the excellent team approach that has been evident throughout the Programme. Inzpire looks forward to supporting the versatile GECO System in service for many years to come.”
The GECO System, developed by Inzpire, is a full touchscreen solution, easily operated with a gloved hand that can be hand-held, knee-mounted or platform-mounted and has the capability of acting as an additional cockpit MFD (Multi-Functional Display), either stand alone or integrated with the aircraft. The system is intended for improving the mission safety by its suite of safety and aircrew assistance applications. The situational awareness and decision assistance applications provided by the system increase mission effectiveness.
Presently, there are over 400 GECO Systems in service with the Royal Navy, Army Air Corps and the Royal Air Force, as well as with overseas customers including the Royal Jordanian Air Force and the Indonesian Air Force.
Inzpire’s Mission Systems Division manufactures some of the most innovative air mission systems. Its products deliver situational awareness, safety of flight and mission enhancing capabilities across helicopter, fixed wing and multi-engine platforms and thanks to that they are in frontline operational use with UK armed forces, as well as with armed forces all over the world.
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