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L3 to Showcase Versatile MX™-GCS Sighting System at 2018 AUSA

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L3 WESCAM is showcasing its all-digital MX™-GCS sighting system in four different configurations for at the 2018 AUSA Annual Meeting and Exposition, October 8-10 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. L3’s MX-GCS is an above-amour sighting system that weighs up to 75 percent less than traditional glass periscope systems and performs with lower power consumption than other fielded solutions. Attendees will witness an industry first – demonstrations will feature a diverse range of mounting applications and advanced sensor capabilities in support of today’s critical ground-to-ground and ground-to-air land requirements, all under one roof.

“Today’s land missions require sighting solutions that are versatile and flexible and offer exceptional clear, long-range sighting abilities,” said Matthew Richi, President of L3’s Tactical Mission Systems sector which includes L3 WESCAM. “We are excited to show how the MX-GCS works across various customer land-based platforms and we remain focused on developing innovative technologies that give our service men and women a distinct advantage in the field.”

L3’s MX-GCS sighting system will be featured on four key customer platforms, demonstrating its flexible and adaptable capabilities at the following locations:

Moog Space & Defence   –   Hall E, Booth 8615 –  Reconfigurable Integrated-weapons Platform (RIwP) in a U.S. Army IM-SHORAD configuration;
­­­SAIC Inc.  –   Hall B, Booth 2825 – Mobile Protected Firepower (MPF) vehicle;
CMI Defence  –  Hall A, Booth 2047 – Gunsight and Commander’s Independent Viewer (CIV) option for 3000-series turret:
General Dynamics Land Systems   –  Hall D, Booth 6027 – 50mm gun turret in support of a Cooperative Research and Technology Agreement (CRADA) with the U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command (ARDEC).

Don’t miss one of the biggest tradeshows of the year. Join us at AUSA 2018!

L3 has over 4,400 MX products operating from more than 220 different platforms in over 80 countries across the globe. Visit our website and learn more about our products and services.


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