Releases / Versions
We are currently selling QPD 3rd generation systems. Over the past 15 years, a constant research effort has led to various update of the visual targeting system, so as to best meet the customer’s needs and end the user’s demands.
Since the beginning of the QPD project, three versions have been developed:
- First, a prototype, was developed for French Navy experimentations. Its role was to confirm the initial concept on an operational and technical point of view, to demonstrate capabilities and add ins of the solution;
- Then, an equipment full set has been mounted on board French warships;
- On the third generation, QPD is fitted with daylight binoculars, IR binoculars or a Light Intensifier Device for night vision, using optic fiber gyrometers and embedded electronics.
We are now developing a new version which we intend to manufacture in 2017.
Due to its main operational advantages, the SOFRESUD QPD has been selected by major western navies to fit their major combatant ships: