eMagin Receives Night-Vision Goggle Subcontract
BELLEVUE, Wash., June 27, 2012 — Organic LED microdisplay technology provider eMagin Corp. has received a subcontract from ITT Exelis Corp. for initial production volumes of display beam combiner assemblies for the spiral enhanced night-vision goggles for the US Army, including the company’s OLED-XL full-color microdisplays.
The total contract is valued at approximately $49.5 million, with eMagin’s subcontract valued at a potential $3.6 million. Deliveries are planned from mid-2012 through mid-2013.
The goggles combine the strengths of thermal infrared imagery and image intensification, providing soldiers the ability to detect and identify potential threats, regardless of weather or environmental conditions. The production-ready goggles are designed to accommodate enhancements for future network integration, laying the foundation for a digital future.
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