Optex to provide telescopes for howitzer fire control

RICHARDSON, Texas, 9 Aug. 2005. Optex Systems Inc. in Richardson, Texas, will provide panoramic telescopes for the U.S. Army's M119 howitzer fire-control system.

RICHARDSON, Texas, 9 Aug. 2005. Optex Systems Inc. in Richardson, Texas, will provide panoramic telescopes for the U.S. Army's M119 howitzer fire-control system.

Company optical technicians are doing the work under terms of a $28 million contract awarded Aug. 3 from the Army Tank-automotive and Armaments Command Rock Island at Rock Island, Ill. The contract number is W52H09-05-D-0260.

Work will be in Richardson, Texas, and will be finished by June 2010. For more information contact Optex by phone at 972-644-0722.

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