Products – Automatic Identification Systems

Secure Airborne Automatic Identification System PROTEC-MA

Secure Airborne Automatic Identification System

The L3 Henschel PROTEC™-MA Airborne Automatic Identification System (AIS) transponder provides maritime patrol and search and rescue (SAR) aircraft with the ability to track and identify AIS-equipped vessels over a dedicated VHF datalink. AIS is a key component of any maritime ISR network and offers maritime authorities the ability to better coordinate air and sea search and rescue, surveillance and interdiction operations.

The PROTEC™-MA AIS is fully compliant with the STEDS-EAIS protocol standard adopted by the U.S. DoD and DHS and offers an FIPS-approved encryption method for secure position reporting and messaging. The PROTEC™-MA AIS is a fully compliant AIS transceiver and has been designed in accordance with DO-160E environmental test standards.

» Download Datasheet: L3 PROTEC™-MA (pdf)

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High-Sensitivity Automatic Identification System PROTEC-HS

High-Sensitivity Automatic Identification System

The L3 Henschel PROTEC™ High-Sensitivity (HS) Automatic Identification System (AIS) Base Station is fully compliant with all test standards. With an increased receiver sensitivity of -115 dBm, the PROTEC™-HS AIS offers receiver performance that exceeds the international standard to offer improved tracking performance.

The PROTEC™-HS AIS can also be configured for up to 100 W of transmit power to improve transmission performance over a broad range of RF environments. With a built-in Ethemet device server, up to 20 clients can connect to the base station for AIS data retrieval, remote diagnostics and remote updating. The PROTEC™-HS AIS can be configured with embedded base station controller functionality to support redundant control (auto failover). The PROTEC™-HS AIS can also operate as a repeater while performing all required base station functions.

» Download Datasheet: L3 PROTEC™-HS (pdf)

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Marine Automatic Identification System PROTEC-M

Marine Automatic Identification System

The L3 Henschel PROTEC™-M Marine Automatic Identification System (AIS-M) is a collision avoidance and vessel tracking tool designed to improve situational awareness of the command and control team, while facilitating secure AIS communication between military assets. With an integrated Minimum Keyboard Display (MKD), the L3 PROTEC™-M Marine AIS offers the compact solution desirable for space-constrained bridge electronics.

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Secure Marine Automatic Identification System PROTEC-S

Secure Marine Automatic Identification System

The L3 Henschel PROTEC™-S Secure Marine Automatic Identification System (AIS-S) is a collision avoidance and vessel tracking tool designed to improve the situational awareness of the command and control team while facilitating secure AIS communication between military assets. With an integrated minimum keyboard display (MKD), L3 offers the compact solution desirable for space-constrained bridge electronics.

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Secure Airborne Automatic Identification System PROTEC-SA

Secure Airborne Automatic Identification System

The L3 Henschel PROTEC™-Secure Airborne (PROTEC™-SA) Automatic Identification System (AIS) transponder provides maritime patrol and search and rescue (SAR) aircraft with the ability to track and identify AIS-equipped vessels over a dedicated VHF datalink. AIS is a key component of any maritime ISR network and offers maritime authorities the ability to better coordinate air and sea search and rescue, surveillance and interdiction operations. Through the use of an advanced encryption method, the PROTEC™-SA AIS also offers a secure method for reporting asset position to similarly equipped assets. The PROTEC™-SA AIS is a fully compliant AIS transceiver and has been designed in accordance with DO-160E environmental test standards.

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Airborne Automatic Identification System PROTEC-A

Airborne Automatic Identification System

The L3 Henschel PROTEC™-Airborne (PROTEC™-A) Automatic Identification System (AIS) transponder provides commercial and civil aircraft the ability to track and identify AIS-equipped vessels and report aircraft position over a dedicated VHF datalink. The PROTEC™-A AIS is a fully compliant AIS transceiver and has been designed in accordance with DO-160E environmental test standards.

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Secure Airborne Automatic Identification System Receiver PROTEC-MRX

Secure Airborne Automatic Identification System Receiver

The L3 Henschel PROTEC MRX Secure Airborne Automatic Identification System (AIS) receiver provides maritime patrol and search and rescue (SAR) aircraft with the ability to track and identify AIS-equipped vessels over a dedicated VHF datalink. AIS is a key component of any maritime ISR network and offers maritime authorities the ability to better coordinate air and sea search and rescue, surveillance and interdiction operations. The PROTEC™-MRX AIS is fully compliant with the STEDS-EAIS protocol standard adopted by the U.S. DoD and OHS and offers a FIPS-approved encryption method for decoding of secure position reports and messages. The PROTEC™-MRX AIS has been designed in accordance with military environmental test standards.

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Secure Airborne Automatic Identification System Receiver PROTEC-SRX

Secure Airborne Automatic Identification System Receiver

The L3 Henschel PROTEC™-SRX Secure Airborne Automatic Identification System (AIS) Receiver provides maritime patrol and search and rescue (SAR) aircraft with the ability to track and identify AIS-equipped vessels over a dedicated VHF datalink. AIS is a key component of any maritime intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) network and offers maritime authorities the ability to better coordinate air and sea search and rescue, surveillance and interdiction operations. The PROTEC™-SRX AIS is fully compliant with the W-AIS protocol standard for secure AIS communications and offers an FIPS-approved encryption method for decoding of secure position reports and messages. The PROTEC™-SRX AIS has been designed in accordance with military environmental test standards.

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Desktop Aid to Navigation Automatic Identification System PROTEC-AtoN

Desktop Aid to Navigation Automatic Identification System

The L3 Henschel PROTEC™ Desktop Aid to Navigation (AtoN) AIS is an IALA- and IEC-compliant marine aid that provides vital information to onboard navigation devices, vessel traffic systems (VTS) and buoy tender services. The PROTEC™-D AIS is a version of our AtoN AIS that is suitable for office environments and is capable of both receiving and transmitting (IEC Type 3).

» Download Datasheet: L3 PROTEC™-D-AtoN (pdf)

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