By Month (September 2003)

DRS STS Offers New ServicePREMIUM

DRS Sensors & Targeting Systems is offering customers customized uncooled FPA design and foundry services.

Export Controls of a-Si in FluxPREMIUM

The unique status of export controls on uncooled amorphous silicon (a-Si) focal plane arrays (FPAs) is about to undergo some changes. The U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) has asked for a unilateral control on U.S. exports of a-Si FPA technology.

Sarcon Closes DoorsPREMIUM

Sarcon Microsystems is winding down its operations in view of its inability to raise another round of funding.

Raytheon Forms New Components UnitPREMIUM

Raytheon has formed a new unit that combines a number of its electro-optic and infrared technologies.

Sage Partners with Morning PridePREMIUM

Sage Technologies Ltd. has agreed to give Morning Pride exclusive distribution rights in the U.S. and Canada to its helmet-mounted thermal imaging systems for use in fire fighting.

Cobham plc Buys Northrop Grumman Cooler UnitPREMIUM

Cobham plc has acquired Northrop Grumman’s Litton Life Support business.

NASA Launches Space Infrared Telescope FacilityPREMIUM

NASA's Space Infrared Telescope Facility (SIRTF) was launched into space on August 25, 2003.

Lockheed Martin MFC Stops QWIP DevelopmentPREMIUM

Lockheed Martin Missiles & Fire Control - Dallas has discontinued its development of QWIPs (Quantum Well Infrared Photodetectors).

Small Format VOx Microbolometers Make Inroads in Fire MarketPREMIUM

Small format (160 x 120) VOx microbolometers are making inroads in the fire fighting market.

FLIR Systems/Scott Partnership Breaks UpPREMIUM


New Infrared Imaging ProductsPREMIUM


Company BriefsPREMIUM


Government Contract Awards in Infrared ImagingPREMIUM


Government Contract Solicitations in Infrared ImagingPREMIUM


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