Red Hawk HD SDI MILSPEC High Definition Video Recorder

Mil Spec COTS High Definition HD DVR Rugged Video Recorder

Bad Wolf Technologies llc is proud to introduce our new COTS MILSPEC Red Hawk HD™ Airborne solid state High Definition DVR. The Red Hawk HD™ is built to military standards and is qualified to MIL-STD-461F & MIL-STD-810G for airborne deployment. It is a completely off the shelf (COTS) unit that is not ITAR regulated.

Record High Definition Video & Audio in full 1080p 30/60 with a true Airborne MIL-SPEC HD-SDI DVR. Red Hawk HD™ is designed for military, law enforcement, and professional aircraft applications where equipment must withstand the harshest environments. Be it extreme cold, heat, vibration, shock, EMI, EMC, RF or whatever else life throws at it, RedHawk HD™ MILSPEC HD DVR is there to work. Failure is not an option with this rugged video recorder!

Some of Red Hawk HD™ MIL SPEC HD DVR features include:

  • High Definition MILSPEC airborne rugged video recorder.
  • Single or Dual channel Recording to Solid State Media.
  • Recording formats are 3G-SDI, HD-SDI and CVBS.
  • Ethernet and WiFi networking capability.
  • Cloud Enabled.
  • Multicast and Unicast streaming with low latency.
  • GPS Recording with Video Overlay.
  • User Data Recording with Video Overlay.
  • FLIR (forward looking infrared), FLIRSW, FLIRMW and FLIRLW  compatible.
  • Built to rugged military specifications to withstand harsh environment.
  • Rugged 7075 Aluminum hermetically sealed chassis for use in harsh environment. Manufactured in USA using the latest 5 axis CNC computer-controlled equipment.
  • Qualified to IP68 (optional)
  • Qualified to MIL-STD-461F EMC Electrical Compliance.
  • Qualified to MIL-STD-810G for Airborne Deployment (shock, vibration and temperature).
  • Certification reports available for qualified agencies, military and defense contractors.
  • NVIS night vision industry standard display status (optional)
  • PCM – POWER CONTROL MODULE – non-incorruptible power supply system module for airborne deployment (optional).
  • DoubleVision HD™ 3G-SDI High Definition Video Switching (optional).
  • MultiView HD™ Multi-Window Multi-Camera high definition HD Video “PIP” Picture in Picture Processor (optional).

Record Audio and Video

Record one or two channels as separate video files to USB media drive.  Compatible with our HD mini bullet camera or any camera on the market. Record all audio communications.

Data Recording and GPS Overlay

With the optional GPS upgrade, record and overlay geospatial data including: time, coordinates, time/date, altitude, heading and speed. GPS data is recorded in KML and GPX formats.  These files can be viewed directly in Google Earth or  most third party Geospatial software applications.

GPS Data Overlay

In addition to a separate data file, user can also overlay GPS data and other text on top of the video.   Multiple font and color options are available. Users may set Red Hawk HD to overlay the following data on the screen and/or recorded video.

  • Coordinates
    • Degrees, Minutes, Seconds
    • Degrees, Minutes
    • Degrees
  • Speed
    • Knots (KT)
    • Miles per Hour (MPH)
    • Kilometers per Hour (KPH)
  • Altitude (AMSL)
    • Feet (F)
    • Meters (M)
  • Heading (Degrees)

User Data Overlay

Red Hawk HD allows users to overlay text on the video.  This text can be either static or dynamic. Users can enter the text in the web user interface or send real time text information via RS-232.  Up to three independent lines of data may be sent.  Font type, size, color and position may be customized for each line of text.

Record to Solid State Media

Red Hawk HD records to either external SSD or USB Flash Media.

Record Headset Audio

Red Hawk HD may also record all audio via operator headset.

High Quality, Small Files

Our Milspec Red Hawk HD recorders offer the highest HD High Definition quality with maximum efficiency meaning you get the highest video quality while having files sizes that are easy to store, edit, playback, and upload. Universal file containers allow for easy editing and playback on a PC or Mac.


Synchronize system time to an NTP server while connected to a network or use GPS time/date.

Network User Interface

Access more advanced settings via Internet Explorer Web GUI.

  • CBR and VBR
  • .H264 AVC or MJPEG Compression
  • Baseline or High Profile Compression
  • Bit Rates
  • GOP Size
  • Video Down-scaling
  • Pre and Post Alarm
  • File Size
  • Motion Detection
  • Streaming
  • Date Text Overlay
  • Audio Gain Level
  • Overwrite When Full (Yes/No)

Aviation Grade HD Cabling

Aviation grade jacket rated to FAR 25 standards provides maximum protection and performance.

Live Viewing

Connect straight to your Garmin G500 or G1000 display, or use one our monitor

Great Warranty with Excellent Support!

A one year warranty that covers your unit front to back.  At Bad Wolf Technologies, we take pride in our customer support. Just call us at (414) 639-9085 or email: 24×7!