DeTect’s Panama City Florida Headquarters operations offices and manufacturing facility have now resumed partial operations after Hurricane Michael and we expect to return to full operations within the next 10-14 days. Please contact us through the main phone line at 850-763-7200 or at

US DoD AHAS system has resumed full system operation.  Please contact the AHAS Team with any questions or requests at


DeTect, Inc. specializes in applied, intelligent radar and related remote sensing technologies and systems for aviation safety, security and surveillance, drone defense and environmental protection and renewable energy with over 280 radar systems installed and operating worldwide since 2003. DeTect remote sensing products include:
  • AHAS (Avian Hazard Advisory System)
  • MERLIN Aircraft Birdstrike Avoidance Radars
  • DroneWatcher Drone Surveillance Radars
  • DroneWatcher drone & small UAV detection & defense systems
  • MERLIN Avian Radar Systems
  • HARRIER Airspace & Marine Surveillance Radars
  • MERLIN Bird Control Radar Systems
  • HARRIER Aircraft Detection Lighting Systems
DeTect is a fully integrated radar company headquartered in Panama City, Florida, USA with a company-owned engineering and manufacturing facility in Florida and offices in California, Florida, Washington, D.C. and London, England. The company has sales and technical support staff based throughout the US, Canada and Europe and partner offices in over 80 countries to support its customers and installations worldwide.