Daily Archives: 2017-07-04


FAAM BAe 146ARA test-flies optical ice detection probe

FAAM’s BAe 146-301ARA G-LUXE (msn E3001) had her first commercial customer when she test-flew an optical ice detection probe on behalf of GKN Aerospace. GKN Aerospace’s patented Optical Ice Detector (OID) features a small sensor head with optical fibres arranged to emit laser light into any ice that forms over […]

OID test unit mounted on the 146ARA