Regensburg – INSYS aero and SCOTTY Group Austria have signed a cooperation agreement for the joint development and marketing of data communication solutions for the aviation industry. INSYS aero, a division of INSYS group, develops and manufactures electronic components for the aviation industry – notably, solutions for connectivity and data communication, such as gateways, wireless access points, routers and servers. SCOTTY Group Austria is a specialist for video, audio and data communications over terrestrial and satellite networks, focusing, for instance, on products for satellite-based reconnaissance and communications in military applications as well as in disaster relief. The combination of both companies' capabilities and areas of expertise enables solutions such as wireless communication for telemedical devices in helicopters, using INSYS aero WiFi technology and SATCOM equipment from Scotty.
At Helitech Global 2016 from 11 to 13 October in Amsterdam, at stand 12.B81, the two companies present their MLX100 project, which was jointly developed specifically for helicopters. This gateway can be used for pure LTE communication, as a WiFi hot spot or access point. It can be used for versatile internal and external communication applications. Based on their new cooperation, both partners seek to further advance the joint development of professional solutions for internal data transfer in aircraft and in air-to-ground communications. Scotty Group Austria and INSYS aero are certified in accordance with ISO 9100 and approved as EASA Part21G manufacturers.