Forward-looking Infrared Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
1.) An airborne, electro-optical thermal imaging device that detects far-infrared energy, converts the energy into an electronic signal, and provides a visible image for day or night viewing.
- also called FLIR
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Term Classification: operations
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