COVID-19 NOTICE UPDATE (as of July 7, 2020): All DeTect locations in the US, Canada and the UK remain open under expanded internal safety controls and procedures. Our Panama City, Florida manufacturing plant continues to operate at normal production levels. For additional information, please see or contact one of our offices.


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
  • HARRIER Ground-Based Detect-and-Avoid (GBDAA)
  • 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., London and Beijing. 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.