HiPPAG™, high pressure pure air generator, for infrared detector cooling is an integrated pure compressor and filtration system that is designed to replace rechargeable gas bottles. HiPPAG™ has proven its reliability in-service on key aircraft platforms with over 10,000 supplied. HiPPAG™ delivers significant benefits to the user, including:
- Unlimited mission duration – HiPPAG™ draws in atmospheric air to provide a continuous supply of high pressure pure air.
- Minimised logistics footprint – HiPPAG™ eliminates the need for gas bottles and their associated charging, handling and maintenance equipment.
- Dependable gas purity – HiPPAG™ generates the gas where it is needed, within the launcher, and reliably purifies it to the very highest standards. Gas is always available ‘on-demand’ and the potential sources of contamination are eliminated.