FLIR Systems, Inc. is a world leader in the design, development and manufacturing of thermal imaging, visible-light imaging, video analytics, measurement and diagnostic, and advanced threat detection systems. FLIR's diversified portfolio serves a number of applications in government and defense, industrial, and commercial markets. FLIR is the global leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of thermal imaging infrared cameras. Thermal imaging systems detect the infrared energy (heat) that is emitted by all people, objects and materials. Infrared cameras allow the operator to see in total darkness, adverse weather and through such air pollutants as smoke and haze.