“To finish first, first you must finish” is an age-old adage in offshore racing. Never before has this been as critical as in this new era of flying racing yachts fitted with many more vital, but also more vulnerable, foils.
A collision with a large partially submerged object ﬁgures high on the oceanic racer’s list of fears. Never more so than today when we have grown almost blasé about racing along at more than 30 knots…at night.
SEA.AI detects floating objects early, using thermal and optical cameras to catch even objects that escape conventional systems such as Radar or AIS: unsignalled craft, floating obstacles, containers, buoys, inflatables, kayaks and persons over board.