COVID-19 NOTICE UPDATE: August 6, 2020


Invite: DeTect, Inc’s Online Webinar on Aircraft Detection Lighting Systems (ADLS) for Wind Energy Obstruction Lighting

Australia’s Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) Accepts DeTect’s HARRIER™ Aircraft Detection Lighting System (ADLS)

DeTect’s radar-activated obstruction lighting system is the most widely used ADLS in the world with over 40 systems in the US, Canada and Germany FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Panama City, Florida – USA October 25, 2020 DeTect, Inc. ( announced today that Australia’s Civil Aviation Safety Authority has accepted its HARRIER ADLS for use on Australian […]

COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 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.


COVID-19 NOTICE: DeTect is following all WHO and CDC Guidelines and has implemented internal controls that include staff working virtually from home where possible; deferral of non-essential travel (project work is considered essential); limitation of visitors to our facilities; and, expanded office and personnel hygiene policies and procedures. All DeTect locations in the US, Canada […]

DeTect’s MERLIN Avian radar tracks birds at Eastern Kings wind farm, PEI, Canada

The P.E.I. Energy Corporation says it has invested about $500,000 in new radar equipment to track migratory birds around wind turbines. The new radar gear went into operation in Eastern Kings in August. It tracks an area nearly 10-times larger than the existing acoustic monitoring equipment on-site, and provides more “granular detail” on birds flying by, […]

Avitas Systems, a GE Venture, Wins Precedent-Setting FAA Exemption for BVLOS UAS Operations

Avitas Systems, a GE venture, has announced that it was awarded a significant and precedent-setting permission from the US Federal Aviation Administration to operate unmanned aircraft systems (UAS, or drones) over 55 pounds at low altitudes beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS) in Loving County, Texas for industrial inspection using a DeTect HARRIER Ground-based Sense-and-Avoid radar system. […]

DeTect moves to new expanded facility

DeTect’s Panama City Florida Headquarters operations offices and manufacturing facility have relocated to its new, expanded facility located at 2817 Highway 77 (Panama City, Florida 32405) and will resume full operations after Hurricane Michael as of January 1.  We thank all of our customers for their patience during our recovery period over the past months. Please contact us through […]

November 1 2018, Update on DeTect Panama City, Florida Operations post Hurricane Michael

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 The US DoD AHAS system has resumed full system operation.  Please […]