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European Facility For Airborne Research May 17, 2022, 06:19

Instrument: Infrared/Ultraviolet Line Scanner

Name Infrared/Ultraviolet Line Scanner
Acronym IR/UV-LS
Manufacturer OPTIMARE Sensorsysteme GmbH &. Co. KG
Manufacturer website
Operated by Optimare
Operated onboard

Instrument type

Name Imaging Spectrometer
Acronym Imaging Spectrometer

Principle of operation

Measured parameter Radiance Spectra
Operating principle

Measurement(s) Hyperspectral

Dimension and weight

External dimension Scan Head: 351x290x305 mm Control Unit: 481x414x293 mm
Weight 39.0


Operating mode Remote sensing






as manufactured

Operational restriction

Operator is preferred but not required. Data acquisition and operation by notebook.

Operational requirements

Requires 19A at 28VDC.
Scan Head has to be mounted close to a hatch of the aircraft.

Certification approvals

Was previously flown during scientific missions on an aircraft of type Basler BT67 (Polar5).

Additional information

Scanner was manufactured and qualified according to RTCA/DO-160C (environmental qualification) and MIL-STD461D (electromagnetic compatibility).

Access, host and processing


We will lend or sell the scanner.

Could also fit on any aircraft having the following characteristics

General description

Title Author Type Related
Project IR/UV-LS SU Z. bob Technical documentation
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