Flir supplies Star Safire II units for US Army helicopters

Thermal imaging company Flir Systems has been awarded a delivery order totalling $15.8m for its Star Safire II stabilised multi-sensor systems to support the US Army Medevac programme.

Units delivered under this order will be employed on the Army Medevac UH-60 Blackhawk helicopters serving in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Work under this contract will be performed out of Flir’s facilities in Wilsonville in Oregon, US, with deliveries expected to be completed within the next twelve months.