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Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport on cutting edge of technology with bird-drone detection

Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport on cutting edge of technology with bird-drone detection

BAY COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) – Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP) is fully equipped with dual bird-drone detection radar thanks to DeTect, a Panama City-based technology firm. Earlier this year, they installed the DroneWatcher, which does just that. This month, they installed the aircraft bird avoidance radar, which helps track both birds and drones. “We’re […]