SOURCE: FLIR Systems, Inc.

FLIR Systems, Inc.

February 15, 2011 16:00 ET

FLIR Systems Introduces New T-Series Cameras Offering Market-Leading Resolution

PORTLAND, OR--(Marketwire - February 15, 2011) -  FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) announces the release of the new FLIR T620 and T640 professional grade thermal imaging cameras. Part of FLIR's popular T-Series line of cameras, the T620 and T640 offer best-in-class 640 x 480 (307,200 pixel) infrared resolution at an industry-leading price.

These advanced cameras give expert thermographers the tools they need to work quickly, accurately, and efficiently in industrial, utility, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC), and building diagnostics settings. The new T-Series cameras combine high resolution imaging with flexible ergonomics, a large 4.3" touchscreen, Wi-Fi connectivity to iPhones® and iPads®, 8x digital zoom, and all of the advanced analytics features FLIR's professional customers have come to expect.

"The release of these new T-Series cameras demonstrates FLIR's unwavering commitment to our customer base, where we continually provide the best technology, most innovative features, and quality cameras at an affordable price," said Earl R. Lewis, President and CEO of FLIR.

About FLIR Systems

FLIR Systems, Inc. is a world leader in the design, manufacture, and marketing of sensor systems that enhance perception and awareness. The Company's advanced thermal imaging and threat detection systems are used for a wide variety of imaging, thermography, and security applications, including airborne and ground-based surveillance, condition monitoring, research and development, manufacturing process control, search and rescue, drug interdiction, navigation, transportation safety, border and maritime patrol, environmental monitoring, and chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and explosives (CBRNE) detection. Visit the Company's web site at

Forward-Looking Statements

The statements in this release by Earl R. Lewis, and the other statements in this release about the products described above, are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such statements are based on current expectations, estimates, and projections about the Company's business based, in part, on assumptions made by management. These statements are not guarantees of future performance and involve risks and uncertainties that are difficult to predict. Therefore, actual outcomes and results may differ materially from what is expressed or forecasted in such forward-looking statements due to numerous factors, including the following: the ability to manufacture and deliver the products referenced in this release, changes in demand for the Company's products, product mix, the timing of deliveries of the product discussed above, the impact of competitive products and pricing, constraints on supplies of critical components, excess or shortage of production capacity, the ability of the Company to manufacture and ship products in the time period required, actual purchases under agreements, the Company's continuing compliance with U.S. export control laws and regulations, the timely receipt of export licenses for international shipments, the continuing eligibility of the Company to act as a federal contractor, and other risks discussed from time to time in the Company's Securities and Exchange Commission filings and reports. In addition, such statements could be affected by general industry and market conditions and growth rates, and general domestic and international economic conditions. Such forward-looking statements speak only as of the date on which they are made and the Company does not undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking statement to reflect events or circumstances after the date of this release, or for changes made to this document by wire services or Internet service providers.

Contact Information

  • Company contact:
    Shane Harrison
    FLIR Systems, Inc.
    (503) 498-3162