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8 October 1980 Development Of An Aviator's Night Vision Imaging System (ANVIS)
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Historical background is presented of the U.S. Army's requirement for a high performance, lightweight, night vision goggle for use by helicopter pilots. System requirements are outlined and a current program for development of a third generation image intensification device is described. Primary emphasis is on the use of light precision molded, aspheric plastic optical elements and molded plastic mechanical components. System concept, design, and manufacturing considerations are presented.
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Donald Jenkins and Albert Efkeman "Development Of An Aviator's Night Vision Imaging System (ANVIS)", Proc. SPIE 0250, Optomechanical Systems Design, (8 October 1980); https://doi.org/10.1117/12.959431
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