Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics EDU Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Industrial Photonics Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook
More News
Email Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Comments

  • Optimum Optical Provides Helicopter Sight System

Photonics Spectra
Feb 2005
Optimum Optical Systems Inc. of Camarillo, Calif., has received a follow-on contract from DRS Optronics Inc. of Melbourne, Fla., for the infrared mast-mounted sight dual field-of-view lens assembly on the US Army's OH-58D Kiowa Warrior helicopters. Installed above the rotors of the platform, the integrated, multisensor electro-optical sighting system uses visible and advanced infrared technology to capture imagery and target acquisition data in both day- and nighttime battlefield conditions. The contract, as of October, was for $2.8 million.

Terms & Conditions Privacy Policy About Us Contact Us
back to top

Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2016 Photonics Media
x Subscribe to Photonics Spectra magazine - FREE!