The MUNS is designed to mount on any MIL-STD-1913 rail interface forward of an existing scope, adding night vision capabilities to target acquisition platforms. It offers mission flexibility as a high-resolution night vision weapon sight, mounted on a spotting scope for long range reconnaissance, hand-held as an observation device, or used in other night-time operations requiring night vision capabilities. The system is effective on all weapons from carbines to .50 caliber semiautomatic and bolt action sniper rifles, including the M110,SR-25/MK11, XM107, .338 Lapua, .308 M24, Chandler &.300 Win Mag. The MUNS includes FLIR’s proprietary Shock Mitigation System™ (SMS™), allowing the unit to be used on weapons up to and including .50 caliber bolt-action rifles. It is highly portable design reduces operator fatigue. The large, rugged controls for make it easy for basic image adjustment and require no complicated menus to navigate and runs on common AA batteries.