Alfalight Completes Delivery of 850 Weapon-Mounted Lasers
Expanded production capabilities support volume requirements
MADISON, WI – July 10, 2015 – Alfalight, Inc., a leading developer of high-performance infrared and visible laser systems for defense and security applications, announced it has completed delivery of over 850 ruggedized lasers. The lasers, which are manufactured in the company’s Madison facility, provide multiple capabilities and are used in a wide variety of military applications. The completion of this development and manufacturing contract pushed Alfalight over the 3000-unit mark for military lasers shipped in fiscal year 2015.
“Our backlog has grown considerably over the last few years, and achieving this new milestone is significant in extending our volume production capabilities for military laser systems,” said Mohan Warrior, president and chief executive officer. “Alfalight is committed to serve our defense industry customers with products built with well-controlled manufacturing processes and established readiness to serve our customers’ higher unit volume needs.”
“The feedback from end-users on the performance of the lasers has been very positive,” said Rob Williamson, director of product marketing at Alfalight.
Alfalight, Inc., based in Madison, Wisconsin, designs and manufactures reliable, rugged, and efficient laser and electro-optical systems for defense and security applications. These devices serve both man-portable and vehicle-borne applications that include compact visible, SWIR, and infrared laser illuminators, targeting-tracking-locating devices, laser-initiated ordnance, and power-over-fiber. Alfalight’s products are designed for the demands of rough use and are qualified to the ruggedness requirements of MIL-STD-810G or related aerospace and telecommunications standards. Alfalight is ITAR registered and entirely US-based, enabling rapid, cost-effective delivery of turnkey defense electro-optical systems. For more information, visit www.alfalight.com.
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