BLACKBIRD at the Safety & Security Campus, Oirschot, December 2021

Free Space Optics uses light to transmit data. For decades, Free Space Optics has been largely used in satellite communication and private enterprise networks. The industry recognizes the upside of FSO as it easy and fast to deploy, has very high bandwidth potential and does not require licenses.

The Promises of Free Space Optics

  • High-throughput
  • High-security
  • Low-interference
  • Low energy-per-bit
  • License-free
  • Ease of deployment

Aircision uses space-grade technology and deploys it in terrestrial networks. With a world class alignment system, Aircision is able to cover great distances while delivering high bandwidth.

The technology has been successfully tested delivering 10 Gbps over a distance of 2.5 km. The first commercial system will cover 5 km at 10 Gbps.