AMASCOS combines a powerful tactical command subsystem with the latest-generation sensor suites to ensure the success of maritime patrol and surveillance missions:
- Maritime surveillance (EEZ surveillance, fishing, shipping and drug interdiction)
- Anti-surface and anti-submarine warfare
- Electronic intelligence (ELINT)
- Joint littoral operations
- Search and rescue (SAR)
- Environmental monitoring
The modular architecture of the AMASCOS system makes it possible to incorporate any combination of sensors, including radar, FLIR, ESM/ELINT, Automatic Identification System (AIS), anti pollution sensors, an acoustic subsystem and datalinks, as selected by the customer. The system is designed for all types of aircraft, from long-range maritime patrol aircraft to surveillance planes, and including naval helicopters.
AMASCOS, together with the Ocean Master radar, has been selected by Indonesia, Pakistan, Turkey and Malaysia. AMASCOS is currently being offered for all the major maritime patrol and surveillance programmes worldwide.