Secure Communication Systems has released the much awaited Air Warrior II – Electronic Data Manager. The Air Warrior II is a kneeboard computer system that is a rugged, lightweight, portable workstation that uses Windows XP Professional Operating System in a configuration optimised for wearable, kneeboard requirements.
The Air Warrior II is constructed using a two piece aluminum alloy chassis and weighs approximately 1.2 kg. The overall dimensions of the Air Warrior II are 5” x 9” x 1.1” and the unit is designed to meet the environmental requirements of army helicopter airborne applications.
The CPU runs at 1 GHz and supports up to 1 GB of on board RAM, while operating at low power. The system features the VIA Graphics UniChrome Pro IGP graphics core that supports both 2D and 3D Graphics. A 6.4” diagonal LCD with an integrated touch panel provides the system human interface. The transflective display is 640 x 480 pixels with up to 262K colours, is sunlight readable and dimmable to less than 1.5 cd/m2 for night vision compatibility.
The Air Warrior II features a sealed internal hard disk drive with up to 30 GB of storage capacity. The system also contains SecureDisk hardware encryption (secure communications proprietary feature) and can be zeroised in less than 30msec. The system uses the new 1.8” drives that are rugged and are low power.