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A Marine tore up distant targets while laying on his back and shooting backwards over his shoulder with the help of this new weapons tech

  • The US Army is preparing to field new night vision goggles and an integrated weapons sight that will change the way US ground forces go to war.
  • The new Enhanced Night Vision Goggles - Binocular (ENVG-B) and the Family of Weapons Sights - Individual (FWS-I) will make US Soldiers and Marines deadlier in the dark by offering improved depth perception for better mobility and increased situational awareness at night, as well as the ability to accurately shoot around corners and from the hip.
  • The Army will begin fielding this capability next week at Fort Riley in Kansas, where this new technology will be delivered to the 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division.
  • The night vision goggles offer higher-resolution imagery, as well as improved thermal capabilities, giving ground troops the ability to see through dust, fog, smoke, and other battlefield obscurants.

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