Frequently Asked Questions

What is the IDM comprised of?
One (1) Ice Monitor and four (4) sensors

Can I add the device to an existing facility?
Absolutely. The system can be installed in any existing facility without modifying the test engine equipment

How is this different from other icing sensors for engine testing?
The IDM uses four different methods to monitor for direct indication of ice formation, the sensors are mounted remotely and simulate the conditions that is being actively measured at the engine’s inlet.

Can the IDM be used as an in-flight engine anti-icing system?
No. The aircraft and engine have numerous anti-ice systems that monitor and prevent ice buildup on the air intake. The IDM is specifically designed for pre-flight testing operations at a test cell facility.