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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FROM bright green lasers that stun potential car-bombers to miniaturized laser designators that allow unmanned aerial vehicles to direct fire on specific targets and minimize collateral damage, the Army's Research, Development and Engineering Command at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., is developing new technologies to save Soldiers' lives.
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[ClickPress, Thu Jun 06 2019] A new report titled " Military Laser Designator Market Analysis, Size, Share, Trends & Growth Projections Studied during 2019-2027" has been included in the enormous research repository of Market Research Reports Search Engine (MRRSE) that compiles various facets of the Military Laser Designator market at a global level portraying a holistic analysis of the marketplace along with intelligence on key participants.
Caption: The Lightweight Laser Designator Rangefinder is made of a target locator module and a laser designator module, and can designate a target at a range of 5 km.
Designed to carry up to seven TALONs, the self-contained RRWS incorporates an electro-optical sensor and laser designator, together weighing about 500 pounds.
ND3X40 40MM LASER DESIGNATOR / ILLUMINATOR W/SCOPE MOUNT
The ND3 Laser Designator creates true night vision, and turns a scoped rifle into a night hunter.
Once the cataloged targets are ready for prosecution, the AV-8B can quickly employ ordnance on those high value targets from sanctuary while the Predator or Reaper supports the PGMs via its on-board laser designator. This provides the high tempo critical strike desired for an armed reconnaissance or strike coordination armed reconnaissance mission.
The Raptor's "signals intelligence/ communications intelligence" equipment is probably not made up of independent subsystems but is highly integrated with an array of sensors and processors that cannot simply be removed to make way for an infrared (IR) or charged coupled device (CCD) camera seeker and laser designator. Removing the hardware to generate the required space and rewriting the software to control the device would be a large design-and-test effort--a multimillion-dollar, several-year effort.
The LRAS3 program also produces a specialized system variant known as the Fire Support Sensor System (FS3) featuring a modular laser designator that is integrated on the LRAS3.
So I said, let's put a laser designator on the Predator UAV.
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.

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