September 30, 2016

Moorabbin, Australia – Trakka Systems is pleased to announce it has received significant Purchase Orders from the US Coast Guard for ongoing support and sustainment of the Trakka A800 tactical searchlights fitted to the Sikorsky Jayhawk fleet.

The US Coast Guard has been flying with the Trakka A800 on their Jayhawk (H-60Y) aircraft since 2009. During this extended period, Trakka has been an integral part of numerous rescue and surveillance missions throughout North America. The US Coast Guard has released many videos on social media showcasing the A800 at work as part of essential mission equipment.

“We are very proud to have the US Coast Guard as one of Trakka’s earliest and premier customers” said Shawn Mitschelen, VP Business Development N America, “The A800 continues to deliver reliable multimission performance to them on a daily basis and Trakka looks forward to sustaining this capability into the future”.

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About Trakka Systems

Trakka Systems is group of independently owned Global Aerospace Companies, whose primary focus is to design, manufacture, market and distribute innovative high powered DO-160-certified critical vision solutions for airborne, marine and land based operations around the world. The Trakka Systems group offers a comprehensive portfolio of products, accessories, spare parts and services for civil and military operators, all major rotorcraft OEM’s, completion centres, and MR&O facilities. The Trakka Group’s extensive engineering capabilities, AS9100C and FAA-PMA manufacturing facilities, and FAA/EASA 145 repair stations deliver fast time-to-market solutions with superior customer support worldwide. To find out more visit