US Navy Orders Insight’s Miniature Reflex Sights

5 January 2010 (Last Updated January 5th, 2010 18:30)

The US Navy has awarded a contract to Insight Technology to provide miniature reflex sights (MRS) in two configurations along with cleaning kits and spare parts. MRS is a small, passive, reflex weapon sight specifically designed for close-quarters combat applications. Mounted on top of

The US Navy has awarded a contract to Insight Technology to provide miniature reflex sights (MRS) in two configurations along with cleaning kits and spare parts.

MRS is a small, passive, reflex weapon sight specifically designed for close-quarters combat applications. Mounted on top of existing day / night optics or other sighting devices, the sight will provide a secondary rapid aiming and engagement capability.

Under the $15m contract, the company will provide between 1,000 and 50,000 MRS units.

The delivery schedule will be 1,200 units a month until January 2015 and work will be carried out at the company's facility in Londonderry, New Hampshire.