Whether the LRD (the one inadvertently fired in the narrative above), or the IR pointer
, the SO must be master of the laser systems on board the aircraft.
The FCU-850N features a Class 1M rangefinder and IR pointer
and a Class 3B visible pointer operating in the 850 nm frequency.
Dressed in our new desert cad-pat with armoured vest and chest plates, LBV (Load Bearing Vest), helmet with mounted MNVG (monocular night vision goggle), heavy barrel C8 rifle with IR pointer
and Surefire flashlight mounted on a rail system and a C9 handle on the fore stock, we depart Camp Julien.
Phychem's P840 IR pointer
is designed for use with small calibre weapons and night vision devices or goggles.
Integrates the new Small Tactical Optical Rifle Mounted (STORM) Laser Range Finder providing the operator with increased response time and visible and IR pointers
to coordinate engagements with ground troops.
The company produces image intensification products used in night vision applications, such as goggles, binoculars and monoculars; consumable combat identification equipment, such as IR beacons and thermal panels; short, medium and long-range thermal imagers for weapon sights, hand-held units, helmet and mobile or fixed surveillance units; and laser-based products for a variety of applications, including handheld IR illuminators, weapon- and helicopter-mounted IR laser aimers and handheld IR pointers
that provide the ability to direct movement and control fire during hostile engagements.