The AN/AAS-44C(V) is an advanced electro-optical, infrared system that provides superior long-range detection for military forces worldwide.
The AN/AAS-44C(V) Multi-Spectral Targeting System (MTS) uses advanced forward-looking infrared (FLIR) technology, visible electro-optical (EO) imagery, and laser designation and illumination to deliver superior detecting, ranging, and tracking capability.
The MTS provides reliable long-range surveillance, target acquisition, tracking, range finding and laser designation of HELLFIRE and tri-service/NATO laser guided munitions. It features multiple fields of view, electronic zoom and multimode video tracking and was designed to incorporate future growth options and performance enhancements.
The AN/AAS-44C(V) is in production for the U.S. Navy and deployed on it's MH-60R and MH-60S helicopters. These multimission platforms are used to support global operations and customers.
Raytheon is teamed with the U.S. Navy and four industry team members including Sikorsky, Lockheed Martin, GE and CAE all of whom support the Navy's Foreign Military Sales offering of the MH-60R and MH-60S. For additional information please visit http://www.mh-60.com/.