Naval EO Sensors

Ultra Electronics has an extensive capability for the supply of high performance rugged Naval EO Sensors in the visual, IR and thermal wavebands.  Both standard off-the-shelf and custom built solutions can be provided, from short to long range, utilising a range a sensor types to provide the best performance price ratio. 
Ultra's Naval EO Sensors have provided reliable service in hostile worldwide environments for the past 20 years and are in use on the latest UK RN T45 Destroyer EO surveillance and fire control systems.  They are also specified for several new generation UK and overseas projects on a range of platforms from coastguard patrol to the largest fighting ships.  Future developments are geared towards increasing application of the latest MegaPixel digital output sensors coupled to long range lenses, thus providing maximum standoff range and reliable detection and identification of targets.


  • Ruggedized COTS
  • DEF Stan and Mil Spec environmental qualification
  • Medium and long range surveillance and fire control systems
  • Wide range of camera solutions- single and 3 CCD, EMCCD low light and digital megapixel sensors
  • Accurate boresight alignment and stability using continuous zoom lenses