COVID-19: Army IVAS Goggles Now Take Temperatures

Home / Articles / External Non-Government


May 28, 2020 | Originally published by Breaking Defense on April 28, 2020

WASHINGTON — Hundreds of soldiers at Fort Benning are now getting their temperatures checked using the Army’s prototype targeting goggles. The Army made this latest modification in just 4 days to the rapidly-evolving Integrated Visual Augmentation System. This program shows how quickly the Army can innovate, but it also shows the limits of ad hoc solutions to the global COVID-19 pandemic.

The appearance of external hyperlinks on this DTIC website does not constitute endorsement by the United States Department of Defense (DoD) of the linked websites, or the information, products or services contained therein. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the United States DoD.