CHESTER, CONNECTICUT, June 5, 2014 — Whelen Engineering Co. is pleased to announce the Parmetheus Plus™, an LED landing and taxi light 40% brighter than the Parmetheus™. New and improved optic technology now rivals the light output of HID (High Intensity Discharge) and surpasses all LED offerings on the market.
The Parmetheus Plus is external flasher friendly, lightweight, low current, and moisture resistant. The new innovations in optic design represent Whelen’s commitment to providing state of the art technology to the Aviation industry.
The LED as a light source is revolutionizing Aviation lighting. It represents many improvements over existing light sources including longer life, vibration resistance, low current draw, no EMI/RFI emissions, no aircraft modification and no externally mounted power supply.
Whelen Engineering has been an industry leader in Aviation lighting for over 50 years. Whelen is a family owned company with several divisions offering safety lighting products for Fire, Police, DOT, EMS, and Public Warning Industries, as well as being the officially licensed warning lights of NASCAR®.