FLIR releases new compact, handheld thermal night vision imager

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Portland, OR – FLIR Systems (NASDAQ: FLIR) is proud to announce the introduction of the latest addition to the First Mate family of handheld thermal night vision cameras.

First Mate is the most popular line of handheld marine thermal night vision cameras in the world, giving every boater the power to see clearly whenever it’s hard to see, even in total darkness.

The NEW First Mate MS uses the same thermal imaging technology as FLIR’s best-in-class Navigator II, Voyager II, and M-Series thermal night vision
systems, but it’s even smaller, lighter, and more affordable than ever before.

First Mate MS is ultra-compact, easy to use, weighs only 12 ounces, and has a long-life rechargeable Li-Ion battery in a rugged, all-weather design. Available in two resolutions for your choice of image quality (240 × 180 or 320 × 240) First Mate MS also has a 2× digital zoom capability and a host of other features.

First Mate MS provides go-anywhere thermal night vision for everyone on the water. For additional technical information, or to see a demonstration of this revolutionary new handheld thermal night vision camera, contact FLIR today.

About FLIR Systems:
Pioneers in all aspects of infrared technology, FLIR designs, manufactures, and supports thermal imaging systems and subsystems for industrial, scientific, government, commercial, and firefighting applications. With a nearly 50-year history of infrared innovation, +300,000 systems in use worldwide, and development centers and sales offices in over 60 countries, FLIR is the world leader in thermal imaging technology. Learn more about the First Mate MS, and other of FLIR’s maritime products, at

By Ocean Navigator