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Custom Engineering

Appareo’s bread and butter has always been designing innovative, cost-effective solutions that help industry leaders solve long-standing problems. We’ve worked with some of the most recognizable names in aviation and continue to create solutions that redefine the way business gets done.

Below are some examples of custom engineering work that we’ve done recently – what can we do for you?

Fleet Management Device – Bristow Group

After working with Appareo to develop the ALERTS system, the Bristow Group asked Appareo to design a unique tablet-based software application that would simplify and shorten their billing process. As one of the largest helicopter operators in the world, Bristow needed a comprehensive, intuitive and secure solution to record passenger data, plan routes and calculate […]

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Helicopter Flight Data Monitoring – Bristow Group

In 2006, helicopter industry leader the Bristow Group approached Appareo Systems to develop a flight data monitoring (FDM) system for their light and legacy aircraft. At that time, the only equipment available for FDM was too large, heavy and expensive to be installed on smaller, older aircraft making it impossible for Bristow and other large […]

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Eurocopter – Appareo Vision 1000

Appareo Vision 1000 FDM device

Helicopter industry leader Eurocopter approached Appareo Systems to develop a next-generation lightweight flight data monitoring device to be installed in their popular AS350 model helicopters.

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ADS-B – NextGen Avionics

ADS-B Illustration

Appareo is actively developing ADS-B solutions that bring the benefits of NextGen to pilots and operators of all types.

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USFS – Operational Loads Monitoring

Operational loads monitoring - USFS

The United States Forest Service uses Appareo ALERTS equipment to monitor the effects of firefighting use on their fleet of aircraft, as well as on the aircraft owned by their contractors.

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Air Force Research Laboratory Project – HATS

Appareo Head Attitude Tracking System (HATS)

Appareo developed the Head Attitude Tracking System (HATS) under a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant from the US Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) as part of an urgent Air Force request for the F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter program.

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Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division – NaviCube®

NaviCube 1000 with a dime

Appareo developed the NaviCube® INS/GPS system as part of a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant from the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD).

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