Thermal Imaging in Aviation

Marek Štumper, Jakub Kraus

Abstract


This article focuses on the use of thermal imaging in aviation. In the never ending pursuit of lower costs, the Thermal Imaging offers shorter inspection times thanks to its application in aircraft inspections and can reduce the number of costly goarounds using the Enhanced Vision System, which also increases safety in one of the most dangerous parts of flight. Thermal Imaging also offers solutions for Airport Perimeter Security and it can be used for construction of ground surveillance system.

Keywords


non-destructive evaluation; enhanced vision system; surveiilance; safety

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