ship launching a missileReliable optical fiber tethers – used in payout systems – are essential for safe, efficient missile firing from land, sea or air based platforms. In these systems, the fiber pays out from a coiled spool to create a data path. OFS specialized design and coating processes help optical fibers survive the harshest of environments. OFS AccuTether® Bend-Insensitive Optical Fiber (80 and 125 µm) Payout optical fiber and reduced diameter fiber offerings can be customized to meet specific military fiber optic cable specifications.

OFS is a Leader in Military Optic Fiber and Cables

With more than 30 years of experience manufacturing, OFS is proud to offer a wide range of specialty solutions that meet military stringent standards.  We work to help ensure optimal quality, reliability, and safety to streamline and facilitate complex, sensitive operations.  Learn more…

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