Hoodtech.com - Alticam Company News Section

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  • K Maddox
  • 3100 Cascade Hood River, OR
  • Phone: 5414909099
  • URL: http://www.hoodtech.com
  • Hood Technology (www.hoodtech.com) was founded by Dr. Andy von Flotow in Hood River in 1993. In addition to camera systems for UAVs, Hood Technology develops, tests, and manufactures launch and retrieval systems for UAVs and monitors blade vibrations in industrial turbines and jet engines, a diagnostic method for predicting possible future failures.
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  • Small military aircraft that achieves big results: Scan Eagle "one of the most successful small UAVs"
  • Although big unmanned aircraft such as the Predator drone get most of the attention, it's the small guys that "…provide most of the route surveillance for convoys in Iraq and Afghanistan, spy on hostile forces and provide critical information to warfighters in direct contact with hostile forces." So writes Daniel Goure for defpro.news at http://www.defpro.com/news/details/26099/?SID=f61d2d119e13
  • November 24, 2011
  • Hood Tech UAV cameras complete more than 500,000 hours of operation
  • Hood Technology Corporation (Hood Tech) and is pleased to announce a new milestone: the accumulation of more than 500,000 hours for our camera systems used on board unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). Most of those hours represent surveillance for combat operations in war theatres such as Iraq and Afghanistan.
  • November 24, 2011