Africa Aerospace & Defence 2016

Lighting up the darkness [AAD16D3]

16 September 2016

Theon Sensors’ (Hangar 3, Stand W5) main product lines include night vision monoculars and binoculars, night vision sights, and vehicle and platform-based thermal imaging systems.

The company has production facilities and its head office in Athens, as well as offices in Abu Dhabi and Singapore. More than 50,000 of its systems are in service or under contract in 36 countries, making Theon Sensors one of the market leaders in night vision systems for military and security applications. The emphasis is on providing high-performance, ergonomically advanced systems that increase soldiers’ safety and mission success rates during night operations.

One of the company’s strengths is the customisation of systems to meet end users’ specific needs and, with a fast-track design and prototyping procedure, Theon Sensors is able to respond quickly to modification requests.

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