20 February 2014
Team Apache Sensors, including the US Army´s Apache Attack Helicopter Project Management Office and Aviation Flight Test directorate and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), conducted a test flight of the Apache AH-64E Modernized Day Sensor Assembly (M-DSA) during an event at Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville, Ala., yesterday.
The test flight demonstrated the maturity of M-DSA and the enhanced capabilities it brings to the modernized target acquisition designation sight/pilot night vision sensor (M-TADS/PNVS), the precision targeting and pilotage system for the AH-64D/E Apache helicopter.
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