By Month (June 2001)

BAE Systems Moving Detectors

BAE Systems Infra-Red (UK) is moving its uncooled ferroelectric focal plane array (FPA) detector manufacturing from Caswell to Southampton in order to consolidate under one roof both its cooled and uncooled FPA detector fabrication and assembly

AIM Raises Cryocooler Stakes

AEG Infrarot-Module, AIM has developed a new small 1.5 watt linear Stirling cryocooler that the company believes is ideal for use in the U.S. Army’s SADA I

FLIR Buying Saab Optronics Unit

FLIR Systems has agreed to buy SaabTech Electronics’ Optronics Division for 100,000 shares of FLIR Systems common stock

Alliant to Mfg and Market SMArt in U.S.

Alliant Techsystems has reached an agreement with GIWS under which Alliant will manufacture and offer for sale in the U.S. SMArt 155 IR fuzed artillery projectile.

Raytheon Protecting Uncooled IR Trade Secrets

Raytheon Infrared Operations, RIO is filing suit in California’s Superior Court against InfraredVision Technology, ITC and some of its key employees .

Thermoelectric Uncooled FPAs

The use of the thermoelectric effect for the sensing of the small temperature rise at each element of uncooled thermal detectors is being used in two very different applications.

QinetiQ is Born

The UK’s venerable state-run Defence Evaluation and Research Agency (DERA) will cease to exist in July.

New Infrared Imaging Products


Company Briefs


Government Contract Awards in Infrared Imaging


Government Contract Solicitations in Infrared Imaging


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