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aimpoint

1. A precise point associated with a target and assigned for a specific weapon impact to achieve the intended objective and level of destruction. May be defined descriptively (e.g., vent in center of roof), by grid reference, or geolocation.
2. A prominent radar-significant feature, for example a tip of land, or bridge, used to assist an aircrew in navigating and delivering their weapons (usually in bad weather and/or at night). Also called offset aimpoint (OAP). See also desired mean point of impact; desired point of impact.
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They had no idea the company which formed from these humble beginnings would ultimately become the worldwide standard in reflex sighting technology," said Lennart Ljungfelt, Aimpoint AB president.
MAKER: AIMPOINT AB, SWEDEN IMPORTER: AIMPOINT, INC.
Red dot technology and the company that develops and markets it, Aimpoint AB of Sweden, are entrenched firmly in the market.
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The continuous use of Aimpoint sights by the US Army for the past 14 years is a great honor for our company, and passing the 1 million sight mark is indeed a momentous achievement" said Lennart Ljungfelt, President of Aimpoint AB.