Norwegian-based multibeam echosounders manufacturer Norbit launches the Winghead. The Winghead is a true 1024 beams multibeam echo sounder, with the iconic NORBIT curved arrays, a frequency agility from 200kHz to 700kHz and a resolution of 0.5 x 0.9 degrees at the center frequency of 400kHz. Peter Eriksen, Norbit Oceans Business Unit Directo Peter Eriksen commented on the launch of the new MBS: “Winghead complements Norbit’s current offering of our well-established WBMS platform, is a new concept from the ground up and the pinnacle of three years of a secretive development effort. Winghead is an innovative modern platform, which will enable us to explore more for many years to come”. Norbit is ready to receive orders with immediate effect.