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  • Digital Battlespace

    Teledyne FLIR introduces new infrared camera module and four neutrino IS series Models

    22nd October 2021

    Teledyne FLIR’s portfolio now includes advanced camera and integrated continuous zoom lenses.

  • Naval Warfare

    Silent Sentinel secures Mexican naval base coastal surveillance contract

    1st September 2021

    Silent Sentinel cameras will form part of a new Mexican coastal surveillance system.

  • Defence Helicopter

    Lockheed Martin to deliver target sight system for FMS customers

    29th January 2021

    AN/AAQ-30A to be installed on Viper attack helicopters for Bahrain and Czech Republic.

  • Digital Battlespace

    Revamped SPEED-LR sees the light of day

    24th November 2020

    ​Persistent surveillance tool acts like a passive radar sensor, scanning the environment and automatically detecting multiple targets

  • Land Warfare

    AVT wins DoD Imaging Systems contract

    9th June 2020

    Ascent Vision Technologies (AVT) on 9 June was awarded a $16 million contract by the US DoD to deliver its ground-based imaging systems. They include …

  • Naval Warfare

    AVT unveils new maritime imaging system

    26th March 2019

    Ascent Vision Technologies (AVT) has launched a new multi-spectral imaging system for maritime intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance operations. The CM262 is a multi-intelligence, gyro-stabilised imaging …

  • Rotorhub

    Trakka systems for Washoe County Sheriff’s Office

    12th September 2018

    Trakka Systems’ TC-300 TrakkaCam and TM-100 map and video management system have been selected by the Washoe County Sheriff's Office for improved helicopter surveillance capabilities. The TC-300 …

  • Uncrewed Vehicles

    Insitu and partners progress payload offerings

    15th May 2018

    Alongside its recently launched ScanEagle 3, Insitu is evolving its payload capabilities for its family of unmanned solutions with new technologies on the horizon. At its …

  • Defence Helicopter

    USSOCOM seeks helicopter sensor turret

    22nd November 2017

    The US Special Operations Command (USSOCOM), Technology Application Contracting Office (TAKO) has released an RfI identifying government interest in a turreted EO sensor system for …

  • Digital Battlespace

    Eurosatory: Controp unveils Speed-ER

    14th June 2016

    Controp has launched a new land-based, ultra-long-range observation system called Speed-ER at Eurosatory in Paris. The gyro-stabilized system operates in three channels – visible, thermal …

  • Uncrewed Vehicles

    UAV Vision gimbal selected for Airbus Zephyr 8

    8th May 2015

    The solar-powered Zephyr 8 is part of the High-Altitude Pseudo-Satellite (HAPS) programme being conducted by Airbus Defence and Space, and in early May the company …

  • Digital Battlespace

    Farnborough: F-35 Gen III helmet delivered

    16th July 2014

    Rockwell Collins has delivered the Gen III Helmet Mounted Display System (HMDS) to Lockheed Martin ahead of software integration aboard the F-35 Lightning II fighter …

  • Digital Battlespace

    DSEI 2013: FLIR displays SeaFLIR 280-HD

    13th September 2013

    FLIR Systems is displaying the SeaFLIR 280-HD, a stabilised compact HD multi-sensor marinised imaging system for surveillance and targeting applications.  ‘SeaFLIR 280-HD is the only …

  • Uncrewed Vehicles

    HoodTech Vision introduces dual-payload on a single aircraft

    12th August 2013

    HoodTech Vision has demonstrated the ability for a single aircraft to carry two stabilised imaging systems. The system allows operators to simultaneously and independently operate …

  • Uncrewed Vehicles

    Insitu furthers payload offerings

    23rd May 2013

    Insitu has developed two new payloads for its ScanEagle UAS, with the latest expected to be ready for flight tests in coming weeks. The company …

Results from Defence Insight

  • Core systems: cameras and IR detectors

    Hawk MWIR

    The Hawk MWIR detector is a compact lightweight 640x512px mercury cadmium telluride Integrated Detector Cooler Assembly (IDCA). It is designed for thermal imaging in the ...

  • Core systems: cameras and IR detectors

    MWIR Components – FPAs and DDCAs

    FLIR COTS staring focal plane arrays (FPAs) and Detector Dewar Cooler Assemblies (DDCAs) are based on InSb detectors and readout integrated circuit technology. These cores are ...

  • Core systems: cameras and IR detectors


    The MWIR-CZ-18-330-4.0 is a mediumwave IR 18-330mm, F/4 continuous zoom lens with a digital signal processor controller for compact cooled detectors. With a rugged, lightweight ...

  • Core systems: cameras and IR detectors


    The MWIR-CZ-18-250-4.0 is a compact, lightweight, mediunmwave IR lens assembly designed for 640x512x16μm and 15μm pitch detectors.

  • Core systems: cameras and IR detectors


    The T2SL (Type II Super Lattice) IDCA is an integral cooler detector for MWIR. Both 640x512 (15µm pitch) and 320x256 (30µm pitch) versions are available. ...

  • Land: long-range observation/surveillance/targeting systems

    Long View CR

    The Long View CR is a night/day surveillance and targeting system for long-range observation and target acquisition, for use by forward observers, intelligence and surveillance ...

  • Land: vehicle surveillance/target acquisition systems

    IRTAS 640

    IRTAS 640 is designed as a replacement for the legacy DIM 36 sighting system. The high-resolution, MW InSb sensor improves the ability to detect, identify ...

  • Core systems: cameras and IR detectors

    NightConqueror HD

    NightConqueror HD is an HD thermal imaging with true megapixel resolution. It can be configured to fit a variety of airborne platforms. The focal plane ...

  • Core systems: cameras and IR detectors

    Scorpio MW

    Scorpio MW is a VGA 15µm-pitch mediumwave IR (MWIR) integrated dewar cooler assembly detector that has been developed to replace the MWIR QVGA format in ...

  • EO/IR systems

    Large Format Megapixel Sensors

    L3 Cincinnati produces 2x2 and 4x4K high-resolution IR imagers for high- and medium-altitude reconnaissance. The system is able to operate in rigorous aviation environments and ...

  • Core systems: cameras and IR detectors

    Merlin MW

    The Merlin MWIR detector is a 1024x768px mercury cadmium telluride integrated dewar cooler assembly. It is designed for thermal imaging in the 3-5µm waveband.

  • Core systems: cameras and IR detectors

    Cruz Line

    Cameras in the Cruz Line of mediumwave infrared systems are integrated around compact electronics, optimised for SWaP and designed for architectural adaptation to customer form, ...

  • EO/IR systems


    The TASE400LRS is a long-range day and night imaging system. It has a medium-wave IR camera with continuous optical zoom down to 2.2° FOV and ...

  • EO/IR systems


    The TASE400L imaging system has a medium-wave IR camera with continuous optical zoom down to 2° FOV and a daylight camera. A third payload bay ...

  • EO/IR systems

    Alticam AC-9 EOIR2

    The AC-9 EOIR2 gyro-stabilised imaging system is designed for use on UAVs and can also be used on USVs, blimps, piloted fixed-wing aircraft and ground ...