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Rugged Video is the market leader in Airborne Video, offering the most advanced and reliable video solutions.




Flight Tours


Flight Testing


 Aerial Patrol



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BlackBox Solutions

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OEM/Custom Applications






Latest Rugged Video Happenings

April 22nd Aerial Patroller Featured in RotorcraftPro

We are proud to have our product selected for a spotlight in RotorcraftPro Magazine

March 1st Rugged Video Acquires Extreme VisioNZ Ltd.

Read about the Extreme VisioNZ acquisition.

Dec 15th   Rugged Video Partners with Nflightcam

Rugged Video and Nflightcam partner to supply video solutions for flight seeing operators. 

Why choose Rugged Video?


Unmatched experience in the field with focus on reliability and meeting your needs expectations. 

The Future of Onboard Video.

Rugged Video is focused on creating complete solutions, going beyond the cockpit. Not only does Rugged Video make the most advanced and reliable onboard video systems, but we create complete solutions for simplifying the installation and managing the video post-process.  This means a focus on simplicity for the end user while using the most effective tools available to accomplish your mission, not just a video recorder.


Reliability you can count on!

Your customers are depending on you, it’s only fair you should be able to expect the same from your video system.  At Rugged Video we take pride the dependability of our systems.  With thousands of hours in air, our systems are built to withstand the toughest aviation applications.  Built-in redundancy adds an added layer of protection and the simplicity of the systems mitigates operator error, so you can count on your system working at the right time, every time.

About Us


At Rugged Video, we are about meeting your needs and exceeding your expectations.  We are dedicated to getting you the best possible solution in the least amount of time.  When you decide you want video, you need it installed yesterday!  We work with your mechanics and installers or directly with the director of operations to make sure that adding video is as seamless as our 4 camera switcher.

Reliability is something that we really take pride in.  There are similar systems on the market but we believe our build quality, and service is simply unmatched in the industry.  We stand behind our products with a one year warranty and once you are a customer, you are part of the Rugged Video family.  We understand that you put in 110% for your company, we show you that same effort when working with you on your video system.  We look forward to forming a long lasting relationship with you and helping your operation accomplish its mission.

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We’ve tried other similar systems in the past but we know we can depend on our Rugged Video Systems to capture great video every time; which is critical when video sales account for nearly half a million dollars a year in added revenue.  We chose Rugged Video because of their excellent customer service and flexibility in meeting our requirements and would recommend them to any other flight tour operator.

Richard Nesseler

Owner, 12 Apostles Helicopters