20 December 1993 Self-contained infrared camera for unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) payloads
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Small, lightweight, high-performance, IR camera systems are desirable for UAV payloads and similar tactical environments. This paper discusses a mid-wave infrared camera specified for imaging in the broad band region from 3.0 to 5.0 micrometers . The camera has demonstrated excellent night and thermal vision in a multitude of conditions including penetration through adverse weather and over water.
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Steven E. Botts, Steven E. Botts, Stanley Laband, Stanley Laband, Jeff L. Metschuleit, Jeff L. Metschuleit, } "Self-contained infrared camera for unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) payloads", Proc. SPIE 2023, Airborne Reconnaissance XVII, (20 December 1993); doi: 10.1117/12.165529; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.165529


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