Press Releases

Latest Accipiter technology at SEA-TAC

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Accipiter Radar is delighted to announce the recent installation of their Accipiter® NM1-24D Avian Radar at Seattle Tacoma International Airport (Sea-Tac), which represents the latest iteration of the Company’s innovative, commercially-available technology. The newly acquired avian radar expands Sea-Tac’s existing Accipiter® Avian Radar Network by adding Accipiter’s Total Coverage™ technology. This 3D scanning technology allows… Continue Reading

Accipiter Radar celebrates 20 Years

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Accipiter Radar is celebrating its 20th Anniversary in 2014. From humble beginnings as a radar software developer, the Niagara company is flourishing as a leader in radar technology, providing its unique surveillance and intelligence solutions on a global basis. On June 20th, Accipiter marked this important milestone with an event for family, friends, business associates… Continue Reading

Accipiter one of DRDC 20 new Technology Projects

Defence Research and Development Canada is announcing 20 new science and technology projects as part of an approximately $14.5 million investment under the Canadian Safety and Security Program. All projects are built on a model of partnership $14.5 million investment under the Canadian Safety and Security Program. All projects are built on a model of… Continue Reading

Accipiter Part of CBP Contract Win

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y., Oct. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Accipiter Radar Corporation, a U.S. radar surveillance systems company, has confirmed that it is a member of the winning team securing a fixed-price contract worth up to one hundred million dollars ($100,000,000) for the delivery of Ultra-Light Aircraft Detection (ULAD) Systems to the U.S. Customs and Border… Continue Reading

Radar Protects Birds at Oil Sands Facility

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The same advanced radar technology that helps keep birds and planes apart at airports is now protecting birds from contact with tailings ponds at Alberta Oil Sands production facilities. The Accipiter® Bird Protection Radar System recently installed at Syncrude Canada Ltd. facilities north of Fort McMurray, Alberta, is the largest and most sophisticated radar-based bird… Continue Reading

Accipiter Sponsor of Bird Strike North America 2011

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Accipiter Radar is proud to be the host sponsor of the 2011 Bird Strike North America Conference taking place September 12-15, at the Marriott Gateway to the Falls, formerly the Sheraton Fallsview Hotel and Conference Centre, Niagara Falls, Ontario. This event, organized by the Bird Strike Association of Canada and the Bird Strike Committee USA,… Continue Reading

Accipiter® Radars in first North American ATC Tower

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Accipiter Radar announced today another first for its Accipiter® line of software-definable radars at Toronto City Airport (TCCA). Recently, Accipiter completed the installation and approval of a custom-developed application that provides automated alerts to controllers when targets of concern enter the marine exclusion zones that could conflict with take-offs and landings.  The Accipiter® application integrates… Continue Reading

Accipiter Partners with RCMP – Wins Federal Funding

Accipiter Radar Technologies Inc. (Accipiter) in partnership with the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) has been awarded $200,000 to lead a study to examine the feasibility of using radar networks for surveillance on the St. Lawrence River and the Great Lakes. The Honourable Peter Gordon MacKay, Minister of National Defence and Minister for the Atlantic… Continue Reading