TITLE

Sharp Eyes for Peace and War

AUTHOR(S)
Richardson, Doug
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Armada International;Oct/Nov2006, Vol. 30 Issue 5, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features several optical instruments used for military surveillance. Aselsan developed the Asir thermal imaging system intended for longer-range surveillance tasks. The Day & Night Observation System from Pyser-SGI is being promoted as a rapidly deployable man-portable surveillance observation unit combining day, low-light and thermal cameras and image fusion technology. Sagem Jim-LR Long-Range Multifunction Binoculars is ideal for infantry platoon leaders and special forces.
ACCESSION #
22972724

 

Related Articles

  • STOP DOIN' YOUR OWN THING.  // PS: Preventive Maintenance Monthly;Jun2006, Issue 643, p35 

    The article provides information on the pros and cons in maintaining an aviation night vision imaging system. A person should not pack the binoculars in any ways because it only causes problems. Parts of the binoculars should not be swapped because it must be purged before it can be used. A...

  • Night Quest. Sonnenfeld, Barry // Esquire;Nov2004, Vol. 142 Issue 5, p64 

    Features several night-vision binoculars and scopes. Nikon Titanium 7X15 binoculars from Nikon; Rigel 3200 Pro Night Vision from Rigel Optics; Nikon Night-Search monocular from Nikon.

  • PROVIDING THE SOLDIER WITH INTEGRATED BASE DEFENSE CAPABILITIES. BATES, CHRISTINA // Infantry;Sep/Oct2012, Vol. 101 Issue 3, p5 

    The article provides information on a family of integrated systems called the Base Expeditionary Targeting and Surveillance Systems-Combined (BETSS-C). BETSS-C was fielded in Iraq and Afghanistan since 2008 by the Project Manager, Night Vision/Reconnaissance, Surveillance, and Target...

  • Get the Details with Microscopy. Wichelecki, Steve // Quality;Oct2008, Vol. 47 Issue 10, Special section p22 

    The article evaluates several microscopes including the XES-81, a stereo zoom microscope with a 9:1 zoom ratio from Pyser-SGI, the VHX-600 digital microscope from Keyence and ProScope HR, a handheld USB2 microscope from Bodelin Technologies.

  • Night Sight. Fales, Dan // MotorBoating;Jan2002, Vol. 189 Issue 1, p46 

    Introduces the Night-Search night vision monocular from Nikon.

  • Into the Darkness. Cheung, Lance // Airman;Oct2002, Vol. 46 Issue 10, p10 

    Reports on the introduction of night vision goggles called Power Vision Set (PVS)-21 developed by Specialized Technical Services of Beaver Creek, Ohio. Usability of the goggles for the U.S. Armed Forces; High price of the PVS-21; Construction and durability features of the goggles; Advantage of...

  • Flash in the night.  // Boating;Mar1998, Vol. 71 Issue 3, p57 

    Evaluates the ITT Night Mariner 190, a night vision monocular. Features of the device; Price.

  • Out Of Sight. Honan, Mathew // Wired;Apr2010, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p46 

    The article presents a comparison of various night vision technology including the Luna Optics LVN-PB3 binoculars, ATN Night Cougar, and the Bushnell StealthView.

  • NIGHT-VISION / SURVEILLANCE SYSTEMS.  // Army Magazine;Oct2002, Vol. 52 Issue 10, p318 

    Features several night-vision and surveillance systems of the U.S. Army. Design of the AN/AVS-6 Aviator's Night-Vision Imaging System; Description of the AN/PVS-10 Night-Vision Sniper Night Sight; Capabilities of the Long-Range Advanced Scout Surveillance System.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics