Tag Archives: Imaging System

L-3 Releases Electro-Optical IR Imaging Tech for Small Aircraft

L-3 Communications has introduced an electro-optical/infrared airborne imaging system designed to integrate with small tactical unmanned aerial vehicles, light manned ISR aircraft and tactical aerostats. The MX-8 system works to process images in real time and simultaneously support up to four sensors, the company said Monday. L-3’s WESCAM division developed the airborne imaging technology. The 15-pound system …

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L-3 to Repair, Overhaul Photonics Masts on Virginia-/Ohio-Class Submarines

L-3 Communications will provide depot-level upgrade, repair and overhaul services for photonics masts on Virginia-class and Ohio-class submarines under a three-year, $44.7 million contract from the U.S. Navy. The Defense Department said Thursday the contract also covers engineering and technical support and the replacement, inspection and evaluation of the photonics mast and photonics mast …

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DRS Wins Potential $455M IDIQ to Upgrade Military Vehicle Computing Systems; William J. Lynn Comments

A DRS Technologies Inc. division will install equipment intended to improve the computing capabilities of automobiles and weapons systems under a potential $455 million three-year project of the U.S. Army. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with two one-year options seeks to acquire portable and energy-efficient tools and devices for more than 40 …

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Exelis to Provide Japan Radiation Imaging Systems

ITT Exelis has won a $6 million contract to provide gamma ray imaging systems to the Japanese army, the company announced Wednesday. The McLean, Va.-based defense and technology firm said the country will use the systems as part of its recovery efforts from the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami. The …

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