Arecont Vision Deploys In SpaceX Dragon

Los Angeles-based megapixel camera developer Arecont Vision reported that its cameras are being used on the SpaceX Dragon. The company said its high performance, megapixel cameras are being used to provide high quality images of the cargo for the International Space Station, as part of the deliveries of those items to the ISS. Arecont Vision said its cameras are being used in the non-pressurized cargo area of the SpaceX Dragon. Financial impact of the win was not announced. Arecont Vision said the win came as a result of the need for a better view of the interior of the Dragon's cargo area by NASA.