Teledyne FLIR Defense Unveils Advanced Thermal Weapon Sight
Stay informed with our
free newsletters

This news is classified in: Defense Infantry Weapons Sensors Soldier

Jan 23, 2024

Teledyne FLIR Defense Unveils Advanced Thermal Weapon Sight

  • at SHOT Show in Las Vegas
  • New ThermoSight HISS-HD is the ultimate sniper sight for precision shooters;
  • Can detect, identify and engage targets, day or night, at more than 2,200 meters

Teledyne FLIR Defense, part of Teledyne Technologies Incorporated (NYSE:TDY), today unveiled its new long-range cooled thermal sniper sight, the ThermoSight® HISS-HD, at this week’s annual SHOT Show in Las Vegas. The lightweight, high-performance thermal weapon sight allows precision shooters to detect, identify and engage targets more than 2,200 meters away with unparalleled accuracy.

Designed for seamless integration, the HISS-HD clip-on thermal weapon sight easily mounts on any MIL-STD-1913 rail interface in front of an existing scope. HISS-HD can interface with various day scopes and weapon platforms, offering long-range optics and a high-definition display that delivers exceptionally clear imagery for snipers and machine gun crews.

“The new ThermoSight HISS-HD is the unmatched choice for precision shooters looking for a versatile, lightweight thermal sight that increases their range and accuracy,” said Rob Tarantino, vice president of Surveillance Strategy and Development at Teledyne FLIR Defense. “With HISS-HD, we’ve leveraged our world-class thermal imagining technology to provide marksmen with a superior tool to identify and engage targets anywhere, in any environment.”

Directed Energy Weapons (DEW) Market Report 2024-2034

Directed Energy Weapons (DEW) Market Report 2024-2034

Forecasts by Type (Lethal Weapons, Non-lethal Weapons), by System (Anti-Satellite (ASAT) DEW, Electromagnetic Railgun Systems, Counter-Drone DEW Systems, Other), by Technology (High-Energy Lasers (HEL), High-Power Microwaves (HPM), Sonic Weapons, Electromagnetic Weapons, Other), by Application (Ground-Based DEW for Military Bases, Airborne DEW for Aircraft Defense, Naval DEW for Ship Defense, Homeland Security, Critical Infrastructure Defense, Other) AND Regional and Leading National Market Analysis PLUS Analysis of Leading Companies AND COVID-19 Impact and Recovery Pattern Analysis

Download free sample pages

HISS-HD is an ideal option for long range snipers and missions involving reconnaissance, force protection, surveillance, and forward observation. With the added flexibility of an optional remote-control pendant, the HISS-HD enhances shooting stability, reduces revealing movements, and is configured for remote observation. This unique combination of stand-off range and long-range target engagement empowers shooters with unrivaled overmatch capability in any operational scenario.

Visit Teledyne FLIR at SHOT Show from January 23-26 at booth #20619 to see the ThermoSight HISS-HD and more of the company’s latest defense technology solutions.


Teledyne FLIR LLC
View original News release

MilSatCom USA 2024 Conference

MilSatCom USA 2024 Conference

Arlington, VA
Jun 10 - 12, 2024

View agenda