News | January 16, 2008

FLIR Systems Announces $17.5M Delivery Order From U.S. Army

Portland, OR — FLIR Systems, Inc. announced recently that it has been awarded a $17.5 million delivery order from the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command in Huntsville, Alabama for its Star SAFIRE® III stabilized multi sensor systems. The units delivered under this order will support the ongoing U.S. Army and U.S. Marine Corps programs. This order was made pursuant to a previously awarded indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract. Work on the delivery order will begin immediately and be performed in FLIR's Portland, Oregon production facility.

"This order, a continuation of FLIR's relationship with the U.S. Army and the U.S. Marine Corps, demonstrates the continued value of our systems for force protection applications. We are pleased the U.S. Army has once again chosen FLIR products for this critical mission," said Earl R. Lewis, President and CEO of FLIR Systems, Inc.