Close

Search

Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics EDU Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Vision Spectra Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook
More News

DRS to Supply IR Detectors for Weapons System

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Comments
DRS Technologies Inc. of Parsipanny, N.J., has been awarded a $9.2 million contract under the Javelin Anti-Tank Weapon System program to produce infrared detectors, Dewar assemblies and coolers for the systems' command launch unit. The company received the contract from Raytheon Missile Systems Co., part of Raytheon Co. of Tucson, Ariz. Its DRS Infrared Technologies division in Dallas will supply the instruments to fill the order, which is the fifth under a multiyear contract. Deliveries are expected to begin in April and to continue for approximately six months. The Javelin is a portable, medium-range system used by US Army and Marine Corps combat units.

Photonics Spectra
Mar 2005
BusinesscoolersDewar assembliesDRS Technologies Inc.infrared detectorslight speedSensors & Detectors

Comments
back to top
Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2019 Photonics Media, 100 West St., Pittsfield, MA, 01201 USA, info@photonics.com

Photonics Media, Laurin Publishing
x Subscribe to Photonics Spectra magazine - FREE!
We use cookies to improve user experience and analyze our website traffic as stated in our Privacy Policy. By using this website, you agree to the use of cookies unless you have disabled them.