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European Facility For Airborne Research May 22, 2018, 17:30

Instrument: Metair Heitronics KT15 IR pyrometer

Name Metair Heitronics KT15 IR pyrometer
Acronym Heitronics-KT15-pyrometer
Manufacturer Heitronics
Manufacturer website http://www.heitronics.com
Operated by METAIR
Operated onboard

Instrument type

Name Broad Band Radiometer
Acronym BBR

Principle of operation

Measured parameter Hemispheric broadband radiance
Operating principle

Measures up-welling and/or down-welling incident radiation in visible/near infra-red

Measurement(s) Radiation

Dimension and weight

External dimension 13 x 5 x 5 cm
Weight 0.5

Performance

Operating mode Remote sensing
Range

Resolution

Sensitivity

Accuracy

Bandwidth

Modifications

none, just system integration

Operational restriction

Operational requirements

a downward looking opening of about 3 cm diameter

Certification approvals

Additional information

Access, host and processing

Access

ask the owner University of Cologne

Could also fit on any aircraft having the following characteristics

General description

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