DigiLens Delivers First Pre-Production HGS-3500 HUD Combiners for Embraer Legacy 450 & 500 Jets

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Sunnyvale, CA (Oct-14) DigiLens marked another significant milestone in its evolution as a world leading waveguide optics company – delivery of the world’s first holographic waveguide Head-Up Display (HUD) into commercial aviation. The HGS-3500 HUD was developed for Rockwell Collins as the enabling component of their integrated synthetic vision system for the Embraer Legacy 450 & 500 series jets. In combining the Rockwell electronic synthetic vision system with the DigiLens holographic optical waveguide HUD, the two companies have developed a unique wide field of view augmented reality solution that transforms […]

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USAF Awards DigiLens a Coveted SBIR Contract for Wide Field of View HUD

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Sunnyvale, CA (May-14) – DigiLens has been awarded a new SBIR-2E contract from the US Air Force to continue development on a compact Head-Up Display (HUD) that will be used in the retrofit avionics market.  This contract follows the previously attained SBIR Contract of April 2013.  Near commercialization, this project leverages work already underway with partner Rockwell Collins and makes use of advanced waveguide technology to deliver greatly expanded pilot eye box and display field of view in a “Slim-Fit” form factor. A HUD is used in many military and […]

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DigiLens Achieves Pilot Line Qualification by Rockwell Collins Avionics Component Manufacture of the HGS-3500 HUD Combiners

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Sunnyvale, CA (Mar-14) – DigiLens Pilot Manufacturing Line has achieved certification to manufacture and supply Holographic Combiners for deployment in the Rockwell Collins HGS-3500 Compact Head-Up Display (HUD).  As part of the certification, Rockwell Collins has confirmed the Purchase Order for the supply of the first Pre-Production components by DigiLens. DigiLens project leader, Stephen Coates, commented, “We are very pleased that the DigiLens Pilot Line has achieved certification for the manufacture and supply of HUD components for Rockwell Collins”. He went on,  “This certification and approval forms the foundation for […]

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