Talon Precision Optics, LLC Announces Asset Purchase in Precision-Guided Firearms and Advanced Optics Technologies
Jacksonville, FL – November 28, 2018 —Talon Precision Optics, LLC; a newly formed corporation headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida; announced the acquisition of all assets of TrackingPoint® Inc., the leader in precision-guided firearms solutions.
Talon Precision Optics, offers a full range of solutions to address the advanced optics and precision guided firearms requirements of defense and commercial markets worldwide. In addition, the acquisition optimizes operational, marketing, and technology synergies and creates a path toward integrating complementary technologies within the firearms industry.
The purchase contains key technology, trade secrets and all U.S. patents and patent applications TrackingPoint® developed in the advanced optics and precision-guided firearms space. These elements provide Talon Precision Optics with a comprehensive product portfolio and a presence in the high growth defense and commercial firearms technology markets.
“Over the last several years, TrackingPoint® has introduced some of the most innovative products to the commercial and military firearms market and has been instrumental in building the overall precision-guided firearms business case,” said Charles Dublin, President of Talon Precision Optics. “This acquisition will provide the resources to expand the reach of TrackingPoint® technology portfolio and enable the continued development of its leading-edge products.”
TrackingPoint® created the first Precision-Guided Firearm, a revolutionary “game-changing” new shooting system that puts fighter jet lock-and-launch technology in rifles and small-to-medium caliber crew-served weapons, enabling individuals to make extraordinary shots on moving targets at extreme distances. TrackingPoint® Precision-Guided Firearms are ideal for many types of activities including military special operations, close personal protection operations, long-range hunting, herd management, predator control, homestead defense, and national defense.
Brogan Dublin, Marketing Director for Talon Precision Optics