Xenonics Ships Its New NightHunter3
|Xenonics Holdings, Inc. Press Release||FlashlightNews.org - 8/14/2007|
Weapons-Mounted illumination system shipped to the U.S. Army for evaluation under the Army's Crew Served Weapons Program
Xenonics' NightHunter Illumination Devices
CARLSBAD, Ca. - XENONICS HOLDINGS, INC. (AMEX:XNN), a leader in advanced illumination and low-light viewing technologies, announced today that it has shipped the Company's new weapons-mounted illumination system, NightHunter3, to the U.S. Army for evaluation under the Army's Night Vision Sight, Crew Served Weapons program.
"Two years in development, our NightHunter3 is smaller and lighter and can illuminate targets at a greater distance than any other weapons-mounted illumination system available today. NightHunter3 also offers advanced infrared capability. We are proud to make this state-of-the-art system available for evaluation by the Army for the Crew Served Weapons program," said Chief Executive Officer Chuck Hunter.
"With an initial program size of up to 70,000 systems, and procurement scheduled to begin in fiscal 2008, this program offers significant growth potential for Xenonics," Hunter said.
Xenonics develops and produces advanced, lightweight and compact ultra-high intensity illumination and low-light vision products for military, law enforcement, public safety, and commercial and private sector applications. Xenonics' NightHunter line of illumination products is used by every branch of the U.S. Armed Forces as well as law enforcement and security agencies. Its SuperVision night vision device is designed for commercial and military applications. Employing patented technologies, Xenonics provides innovative solutions for customers who must see farther so they can do their jobs better and safer. Xenonics' products represent the next generation in small, high intensity, high efficiency illumination and low-light vision systems.
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