ETO: New U.S. Image Intensifier Distributors
For Immediate Release:
TEMPE, Ariz. – L-3 Electron Tube Operations (ETO), a subdivision of L-3 Warrior Systems, a world leader in the development and production of advanced night vision and electro-optical systems and components, has named Summit Night Vision Group LLC and US Night Vision as U.S. distributors of L-3’s Generation 3 thin-filmed and filmless commercial image intensifiers.
“We are very pleased to be working with Summit Night Vision Group and US Night Vision in expanding the reach of our Generation 3 image intensifier tubes,” said Ken Solinsky, president of L-3 Warrior Systems. “With the ever-increasing demand for night vision products, we are confident in the ability of these two respected distributors to supply our capabilities to other U.S. night vision companies in producing night vision goggles, weapon sights and observation devices for federal, state and local law enforcement customers.”
L-3 Warrior Systems is a world leader in the development and production of advanced night vision and electro-optical systems and components. Warrior Systems supports all branches of the United States military, including elite military units, law enforcement, first responder agencies, allied nations and consumers by developing and delivering laser aiming and illumination devices, laser rangefinder systems, handheld and clip-on thermal imaging and fusion systems, holographic weapon sights, and advanced components. To learn more, please visit www.L-3com.com/WarriorSystems.
Headquartered in New York City, L-3 employs approximately 61,000 people worldwide and is a prime contractor in C3ISR (Command, Control, Communications, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance) systems, aircraft modernization and maintenance, and government services. L-3 is also a leading provider of a broad range of electronic systems used on military and commercial platforms. The company reported 2011 sales of $15.2 billion. To learn more about L-3, please visit the company’s website at www.L-3com.com.
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