Night Vision & IR Viewers

Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Lockheed Martin Receives $49 Million U.S. Army Contract for Apache Helicopter Sensor Upgrades

October 5, 2016

ORLANDO, Fla. - The U.S. Army awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a $49.3 million contract to upgrade the Modernized Target Acquisition Designation Sight/Pilot Night Vision Sensor (M-TADS/PNVS) on the AH-64E Apache helicopter. Under this contract, Lockheed Martin will produce an additional 42 Modernized Day Sensor Assembly (M-DSA) upgrade kits and spares for the U.S. Army as part of Lot 1...Read More

Non-Industrial Products, Optics & Photonics, Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Elbit Systems of America Showcases Airpower Capabilities During the Air Force Association Air, Space, Cyber Conference

September 15, 2016

Elbit Systems of America — a global partner in delivering airpower capabilities that ensure freedom FORT WORTH, Texas - On September 19-21, Elbit Systems of America, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd., will showcase its innovative capabilities for the United States Air Force at the Air Force Association Air, Space, Cyber Conference at National Harbor, MD. A trusted...Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Non-Industrial Products, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Elbit Systems of America's Digital Eye Piece Display Provides Night Vision Cueing Capabilities to JHMCS

February 25, 2016

Elbit Systems of America - A Global Leader in Situational Awareness and Combat Readiness FORT WORTH, Texas - Recognizing the aviator's need for advanced nighttime cueing and display capabilities, Elbit Systems of America, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd., is showcasing its Digital Eye Piece (DEP) during the 32nd Annual Air Force Association Air Warfare and...Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Non-Industrial Products, Optics & Photonics, Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Elbit Systems of America Showcasing Combat Readiness at the Air Force Association Air Warfare Symposium and Technology Exposition

February 25, 2016

Elbit Systems of America - A Global Leader in Situational Awareness and Combat Readiness FORT WORTH, Texas - Elbit Systems of America, LLC, a U.S. company and subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd., will present at the Air Force Association Air Warfare and Technology Exposition 24-26 Feb. 2016 cutting-edge technologies and products that protect and support pilots during their critical missions....Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Modular Field-Ready SWIR Viewer enhances situational awareness.

October 20, 2014

Available in handheld, weapon flip, or helmet-mounted configurations, Warrior HWH decreases time to identify, acquire, and engage targets. High-resolution video system provides ability to view all battlefield lasers during day or night operations. Battlefield laser aim points are identified, and unit is capable of imaging through conditions such as haze, smoke, and dust. Able to simultaneously identify and track 3 designator codes, system operates up to 4 continuous hr at room temperature. Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Non-Industrial Products, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Rockwell Collins and Elbit Systems of America Introduce the Digital EyePiece NVCD for JHMCS

October 17, 2014

The affordable Night Vision Cueing and Display solution integrates easily with any aircraft and coordinates seamlessly with current JHMCS HMDs FORT WORTH, Texas — Rockwell Collins Elbit Systems of America Vision Systems (RCEVS) has introduced a new enhanced night vision solution for fixed wing aircraft. The Digital Eye Piece (DEP) Night Vision Cueing Display (NVCD) is fully qualified and...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Transportation Industry Products, Vision Systems

Garmin GPSMAP 8000 Glass Helm-Series Integrates with FLIR M and MD-Series Thermal Cameras

February 20, 2014

Portland, OR– FLIR Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) and Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), announce the full integration of the Garmin GPSMAP 8000 Glass Helm-Series multifunction device and FLIR's popular M and MD-Series thermal night vision cameras. Boaters can now access and control FLIR's premium thermal imaging using Garmin's new flagship multifunction displays. ...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

LAPD SWAT Chooses Laser Devices

October 15, 2013

LDI High Power Laser Selected for All LAPD Assaulter Carbines Monterey, California – Los Angeles Police Department Metro Division's D-Platoon (SWAT) has announced the selection of the Laser Devices (LDI) DBAL-A2 with high power green laser (Part No. 40172) for all assaulter carbines. After a comprehensive testing and evaluation process involving several competitive tactical laser aiming...Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Infrared LED Illuminator works with night vision devices.

March 14, 2013

Equipped with high-definition, aspherical, telescopic lens technology, SPIR (Special Purpose IR LED Illuminator) provides high power (<600 mW), low power (<300 mW), eye-safe IR LED illuminator that can be paired with any tactical laser to provide illumination for civilian, law enforcement, and military applications. Solution has operational range of up to 1,500 m and collimated 2° to 30° adjustable beam; it can be handheld or mounted to any MIL-STD-1913 rail using Quick Release HT Mount. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Infrared Emitters have peak wavelength of 850 nm.

April 19, 2012

Based on gallium aluminum arsenide (GaAlAs) technology, OD-250 delivers uniform optical beam and has total output of 250 mW (typ) and min output of 160 mW. Spectral bandwidth is 40 nm at 50%, with half intensity beam angle at 110°. Suited for imaging in military and security applications, emitter features metal surfaces that are gold-plated and 4 wire bonds on die corners for redundancy. Standard 3-lead TO-39 package can be stored/operated in temperatures from -40 to 100°C. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

GaAlAs IR Emitters provide uniform optical beam.

April 11, 2012

Designed especially for military imaging applications, Model OD-110W features total output power of 140 mW, with peak emission wavelength at 850 nm. Power dissipation is 1,000 mW at absolute max ratings of 25°C (case) with continuous forward current of 500 mA. Housed in hermetically sealed, 3-lead, TO-39 package with gold-plated surfaces, emitter has 4 wire bonds on die corners. Device operates from -40 to 100°C with peak forward current of 1.5 A and reverse voltage of 5 V. Read More

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ETC's Aircrew Training Systems Completes Factory Acceptance Tests for Highly Advanced Suite of Training Equipment for the Republic of Korea Air Force Aeromedical Center

December 6, 2011

SOUTHAMPTON, Pa. - Environmental Tectonics Corporation (ETC) (http://www.etcusa.com/) announces the successful completion of the Factory Acceptance Tests of the suite of the advanced aeromedical training devices purchased by the Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) of the Republic of Korea Air Force (RoKAF). The suite of training devices were designed and manufactured for the...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

VSI's Night Vision Cueing and Display (NVCD) Makes First Operational Flight

July 14, 2011

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Vision Systems International, LLC (VSI), a leader in advanced Helmet Mounted Display (HMD) technology, recently supported successful operational flights of its Night Vision Cueing and Display / Aviator's Night Vision Imaging System (NVCD/ANVIS). The first operational flight of the NVCD/ ANVIS was conducted by the Royal Danish Air Force (RDAF) as part of Operation Unified...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Environmental Tectonics Corporation Successfully Completes Factory Acceptance Testing of Night Vision Training System for Royal Saudi Air Force

June 20, 2011

SOUTHAMPTON, Pa. - Environmental Tectonics Corporation (OTC-PINK: ETCC) ("ETC" or the "Company") (http://www.etcusa.com/) today announced the completion of Factory Acceptance of a Night Vision Training System (NVTS), sold to the Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF) through ETC's Aircrew Training Systems (ATS) business unit. The new NVTS will be shipped to Saudi Arabia to be installed in the new RSAF...Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Vicon Introduces the V960 Portfolio of Open-Platform, Fixed Network Cameras at ISC West

April 26, 2011

Hauppauge, NY - Vicon Industries Inc., a leading designer and producer of network video management systems, introduces the new, comprehensive V960 line of fixed cameras that deliver superior resolution, image quality and performance when used as part of any ONVIF-compliant video management system. These true day/night cameras are available in block, indoor dome, outdoor dome and bullet housings...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

QinetiQ North America Sends Unmanned Bobcat Systems to Japan

April 13, 2011

(RESTON, VA.) QinetiQ North America today announced that the government of Japan has accepted its offer to provide unmanned vehicle equipment and associated training to aid in Japan's natural disaster recovery efforts. QinetiQ North America's technology and services will allow Japan's response teams to accomplish critical and complex recovery tasks at a safer distance from hazardous debris and...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Elbit Systems U.S. Subsidiary Awarded $45.5 Million ID/IQ Contract for Night Targeting System Upgrade for AH-1W Cobra Helicopters

November 12, 2010

HAIFA, Israel - Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) announced today that its wholly-owned U.S. subsidiary, Elbit Systems of America, LLC, was awarded a $45.5 million Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) contract from the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division, Crane, Indiana for the supply of the Night Targeting System Upgrade (NTSU) and associated line items for the AH -...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Honeywell and Gulfstream Win Funding to Continue Leading Development of Synthetic Vision Technologies

November 5, 2010

$1.2 Million Win to Fund Flight Testing of Synthetic and Enhanced Vision Technologies for the NextGen Flight Environment ATLANTA -- NBAA -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON), booth 6600, and Gulfstream, the only companies to have a certified synthetic vision system on large business jets, announced today that they have been awarded a $1.2 million contract for an 11-month testing program of Synthetic and...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Major Role for Andor Frame Transfer Cameras in the Search for Minor Planets and Supernovae

August 20, 2010

Belfast, Northern Ireland, XX July 2010 - Four highly sensitive frame transfer CCD cameras from Andor are helping Chinese astronomers scan the night sky above the South Pole for faint, transient sources of light, such as supernovae, gamma-ray bursts and minor planets. Each of the DV435 1k x 1k cameras records the light captured by four separate 14.5cm Schmidt-Cassegrain optical telescopes that...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Transportation Industry Products, Vision Systems

Night Vision System is designed for maritime applications.

April 1, 2009

Measuring 7 in. in dia and 10.9 in. tall, M-Series system incorporates thermal night vision camera with 26° field of view and micro-lux low-light camera for optimized visibility during twilight hours. System is housed in rugged, waterproof gimbal enclosure that provides continuous 360° pan and ±90° tilt capability. It incorporates Ethernet connectivity, 3.6 x 5.7 in. joystick control unit, and position control and display feature. Gimbals can be mounted in ball-up or ball-down orientation. Read More