High Definition Recording

State Digital
Video Recorders

High Definition
Touch Screen Displays

Feature rich airbourne displays
in various sizes

21.5" Display

Class leading

17" Display

Performance LED Backlit

12.1" Display

Small in Size

Big on Quality


Video Signal Processors


Aero Optical is a leading OEM manufacturer of high definition, touch screen video displays, recorders, and converters for airborne and special mission applications. As a design facility, Aero Optical offers both off the shelf, as well as custom video display and recording solutions for aircraft and other rugged applications.

NEW. Our new HD-HCAR-C is a Compact, High Definition recorder offering high definition recordings with embedded KLV metadata.

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LED Displays

High definition LED backlit video displays in various sizes for use in all airborne applications…

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HD Video Recorders

Compact and rugged solid state airborne video recorders for in-flight monitoring and recording…

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Video Converters

Tough fixed wing airplane and helicopter specific RGB analog and digital video signal converters…

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Suppliers to the aerospace industry.

Our products include, Solid State Digital Airborne Video Recorders; High Definition Airborne Displays; and Video Signal Converters for use in aircraft.

As a design facility, Aero Optical is able to offer bespoke solutions for specific aviation or related equipment requirements. Please inquire about our other custom equipment design and manufacturing via our contacts page.

We design and manufacture class-leading specialist avionics equipment for various aircraft applications, such as Police Air Support, Border Patrol, Homeland Security, Surveillance, Search and Rescue, Power Line Inspections and Broadcast.

Also able to fulfill requirements for ground control stations and mobile vehicle control centers from prototype to final manufactured product.

Our newest products the HD-HCAR range, offer high definition recording from airborne camera systems like the FLIR and L3-Wescam systems among others.

The HD-HCAR-C offers a compact package using compact media that can easily be transferred to a computer for debriefing. The HD-HCAR is available as a single HD-SDI, Dual HD-SDI, Triple Dual Format (1 x HD-SDI and 2 x SD inputs) as well as our slightly less compact QUAD recorders offering 4 x HD-SDI or 2 x HD-SDI and 2 x SD.

Our High Definition Displays compliment our recorders offering crisp, clear images as well as control of our recorders allowing full mission control from the display.

Our video converters offer aircraft standard housings offering conversions of most video standards with little or no loss of quality.