Hingham, Massachusetts, September 15, 2011: The US Department of the Air Force has awarded a $109,000 contract to RMA Electronics, Inc. for Hitachi color and monochrome Super High Sensitivity, Low Light cameras. The Hitachi KP-DE500 (color) and KP-E500 (monochrome) Series cameras are based on an EMCCD (Electron Multiplier CCD) sensor technology jointly developed by Hitachi Kokusai and others.
The cameras are available to qualified end users and OEM's with a signed Wassenaar Agreement for Export Control and approval of the Government of Japan. For further information on Hitachi proprietary camera products and all vision-related hardware and software products offered by RMA Electronics, please visit their web site at www.rmaelectronics.com
About RMA Electronics
Formerly known as Ronald A. Massa Associates, RMA Electronics was established in the year 1986. It started out as a Systems Integrator/Value Added Reseller and Manufacturer's Representative specializing in selling vision, image processing and graphics products to OEM's and end users. Today, the company has grown to becoming a worldwide distributor of industrial video, video security, and vision-related products, including companies such as Sony, Allied Vision Technologies (AVT), Hitachi, Pentax, Euresys, Kowa, and Fujinon.
About Hitachi Kokusai Electric America, Ltd.
The Crucial Imaging Division (CI) of Hitachi Kokusai Electric America Ltd. manufacturers and sells miniature, analog & digital cameras and lenses used in a variety of demanding surveillance applications. Hitachi is a world leader in EM-CCD technology for long-range low light imaging requirements.