Pyser-SGI of the UK has released a portable day/night/thermal observation system. The DANOS system provides the operative with a temporary or permanent perimeter surveillance system, which when employed in a temporary configuration, can be placed in various locations and linked via their proprietary Multi Sensor Modular System (MSMS) microwave apparatus.
artifex of the USA recently devised and manufactured two CD-ROM based training packages for Law Enfo
artifex of the USA has recently devised and manufactured two CD-ROM based training packages for Law Enforcement and Special Forces operatives.
The very successful PNP Waterproof & Ruggedised Night Vision Scope from Pyser-SGI of the UK has recently been adapted as a weapons Night Sight. The PNP-/S Night Sight is compatible to mount on all weapon types and is also directly usable for hand-held, NVG face-mask as well as camcorder & SLR applications.
Canon Australia has recently introduced the XL1S digital video camera, the long-awaited successor to the groundbreaking XL1 camcorder.
Litton EOS of the US advises of key advancements that differentiate Gen IV from Gen III include the removal of an ion-barrier film from the image intensifier tube's microchannel plate and the addition of a gated power supply. (Gen IV sometimes is referred to as "filmless" technology).
These changes have resulted in significantly higher signal-to-noise ratio, superior high light resolution and dramatically reduced halo. With these improvements, the user will see greater detail across a wider range of night light conditions.
"Generation IV Night Vision technology will offer the end-user a significantly increased signal-to-noise, lower halo and improved resolution. Apparently, it's not going to be cheap and the word is, and at this time, it is anticipated that will be restricted to US Government only.