Raytheon Receives US Army Thermal Weapon Sight Delivery Order

14 April 2011 (Last Updated April 14th, 2011 18:30)

Raytheon Network Centric Systems (NCS) has been awarded a delivery order from the US Army for AN/PAS-13E thermal weapon sights (TWS). The AN/PAS-13E light, medium and heavy sights provide enhanced night vision capabilities to acquire and accurately engage targets. Raytheon NCS Com

Raytheon Network Centric Systems (NCS) has been awarded a delivery order from the US Army for AN/PAS-13E thermal weapon sights (TWS).

The AN/PAS-13E light, medium and heavy sights provide enhanced night vision capabilities to acquire and accurately engage targets.

Raytheon NCS Combat Systems vice-president Glynn Raymer said the thermal weapon sights provided superior night vision targeting performance and durability for the soldier.

The $68.6m order brings the total number of TWS to more than 40,000.