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Lockheed Martin Gets $92.8M for Integrated Submarine Imaging System

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Up Periscope(click to view larger) Lockheed Martin Maritime Systems and Sensors in Manassas, VA won a $92.8 million cost-plus-incentive-fee contract for the engineering services and support of the AN/BVY-1 Integrated Submarine Imaging System (ISIS) and for the production of 10 AN/BVY-1(V)1 integrated control and display cabinets. ISIS integrates visual and digital imagery into submarine periscopes. It provides all-weather, visual, and electronic search, digital image management, indication, warning, and platform architecture interface capabilities for the SSN 688 Los Angeles Class, SSN 21 Seawolf Class, the SSGN Ohio Class, and the SSN 774 Virginia Class submarines, with potential application to the SSBN Trident Class submarines and other submarines. DID has more on the ISIS and the Lockheed Martin contract… The ISIS system [PDF] replaces the optical light path of existing submarine periscopes with a system that integrates new periscope mounted high-resolution cameras and fiber optic digital imagery, while allowing images to continue to be viewed via the optical path. A conning officer would manipulate an outboard camera with a joystick while observing the digital video on a computer monitor. An onboard suite of video processing equipment allows the display and analysis of video images on existing submarine control room tactical displays. The […]

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