laser designator


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laser designator

laser designator
Laser designator on board the aircraft emits a laser beam. When the weapon with a suitable receiver and controls enters the laser basket, it is guided on to the target.
A device that emits a beam of laser energy used to mark a specific place or object. It also is used to steer laser-guided bombs or missiles onto targets. A laser designator may be ground based, an aircraft delivering ordnances may carry it, or it may be carried by an aircraft that guides the stores of other aircraft in its vicinity.
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It powers some 40 various pieces of equipment, including radios, laser designators and surveillance cameras, Mr.
Less portable, the Northrop Lightweight Laser Designator Rangefinder (LLDR) has an overall weight of 16 kg, and is made of two major sub-assemblies, the target locator module (TLM) weighing 5.
This Green Laser Designator with variable focus coverage is designed specifically for AR type carbines and others with standard Picatinny rail mounts.
We put the laser designator on the Predator and we sent it back over there and it was able to designate.
The Pantera pod consists of a third-generation, mid-wave, high-resolution, forward-looking, infrared sensor and an eye-safe diode-pumped laser designator and spot tracker.
Several of the system's key subsystems, such as a miniaturized jam-resistant data link and a day/night sensor with laser designator, did not exist.
He said video film from the Thermal Imaging and Laser Designator System - which helps "light up" targets - indicated 100 per cent success.
7 million contract for laser designator kits, which will be integrated onto the Army's and Marine Corps' Shadow Tactical Unmanned Aircraft Systems.
Additionally, this system features the Spectrox multi-spectral telescope, automated video tracker, thermal imager, laser pointer, dual cameras and laser designator rangefinder.
Shooting under the most adverse of bright daylight conditions, we found the laser designator to be highly visible against the popular deep green B27 target providing rapid and precise target acquisition out to 25 yards or so.
7m contract for shadow tactical unmanned aircraft system laser designator kits(C)2010 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.

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