night vision device

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night vision device

Any electro-optical device that is used to detect visible and infrared energy and provide a visible image. Night vision goggles, forward-looking infrared, thermal sights, and low-light level television are night vision devices. Also called NVD. See also forward-looking infrared; night vision goggles(s).
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On Tuesday, amid talks to increase European aid to Iraq, German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen announced Berlin would support Iraq's army in its efforts to fight the Islamic State terror group (IS) by delivering non-lethal military aid such as armored vehicles, helmets, night-vision equipment, booby-trap detectors and medical supplies.
the Irish Army will also be benefitting access to training technology for its use, comprising simulation programmes and night-vision equipment and technical support as well as the direct sale of new equipment.
Over the past 12 years the ANSF was built into a formidable security force, receiving more than $53 billion in equipment and support, 160 aircraft, 100,000 vehicles including 600 new Mobile Strike Force Vehicles, 500,000 weapons and 200,000 pieces of communications and night-vision equipment, with more still being delivered.
In South Africa's massive Kruger Park, where hundreds of rhinos are killed each year, rangers are hunting for poachers using a former military helicopter and night-vision equipment provided by a private company.
vision 2,300 in A SOLDIER stole PS115,000 of hi-tech army night-vision equipment which his friend put up for sale on eBay.
The stolen equipment had been used by US Special Forces stationed in Libya and 'included dozens of M4 rifles, night-vision technology and lasers used as aiming devices that are mounted on guns and can only be seen with night-vision equipment,' Fox News said.
Equipment includes both fitted and hand-held VHF radio, night-vision equipment, and first aid kit including oxygen.
Gangs, with helicopters, tranquillizers and sophisticated night-vision equipment, cut off the rhinos' horns then leave the animals to bleed to death.
Interiors feature a Police Interface Module for easy equipment integration, police-duty front seats, column-mounted automatic transmission with Auto Stick, and red/white LED interior lighting for night-vision equipment.
Designed with the guidance of the brand's Police Advisory Board, the 2011 Dodge Charger Pursuit's mobile-command interior features a Police Interface Module for easy equipment integration, police-duty front seats, column-mounted automatic transmission with Auto Stick, red/white LED interior lighting for night-vision equipment and more.
Gary Brooks Faulkner, 52, a builder by profession, was detained after being discovered in a forest in the Chitral region late on Sunday, armed with a pistol, a 40-inch sword and night-vision equipment.
Lebanese security forces, as well as some $56 million for modernizing equipment, including unmanned aircraft, sniper rifles and night-vision equipment.