Chopper 4

CREATED May 24, 2011

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Chopper 4 with Power Zoom

Chopper 4 with Power Zoom...the latest tool in the coverage of news in Southeastern Wisconsin.

- Helicopter main rotor system turns 365 times per minute
- Chopper 4 cruises at 90-100 knots (103-115mph)
- The aircraft holds 112 gallons of fuel and can fly for 3 hours before refueling.

Chopper 4 with Power Zoom is a Bell 206L4 (Long Ranger) helicopter outfitted with 4 cameras including the FLIR SYSTEMS UltraMEDIA II camera.

 

FLIR SYSTEMS UltraMEDIA II camera

UltraMedia2 is equipped with a broadcast quality 2/3" color camera and 36:1 lens with motorized 2X extender, which puts POWER ZOOM at 72:1 zoom lens.

There are four on-board cameras: the Flir UltraMEDIA II, one for our reporter, one for a guest and this "elevator" camera.

With TMJ4's POWER ZOOM, we take you closer to the news that affects your community.

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