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Feb
08
2017

Metro Aviation welcomes Mountain Area Medical Airlift

Posted by jhadmin

08 FEB 2017 – Shreveport, LA – Mountain Area Medical Airlift (MAMA) was the first civilian EMS helicopter service in the U.S. to use Night Vision Goggles (NVG). Metro Aviation was the first air medical operator to equip its entire fleet with NVG’s. Innovation attracts innovation and it only makes sense that the two companies would eventually work together. Metro recently welcomed MAMA as its newest operations customer and looks forward to a long partnership.

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Nov
09
2016

Airwork (NZ) Ltd gains STC for the BK117 Glass Cockpit

Posted by jhadmin

Hover Vector, Helicopter Terrain Awareness (HTAWS), NVIS-A and NVIS-B Night Vision Goggle compatibility, FMS, GPS/NAV/COM and much more. Providing customers with a multi-mission IFR helicopter capable of operating in today’s complex air traffic environment.

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Nov
04
2016

Aero Dynamix Inc. (ADI) announces their latest achievement and newest NVG Supplemental Type Certificate for the Cessna 208 EX Grand Caravan

Posted by jhadmin

Aero Dynamix Inc. (ADI) announces their latest achievement and newest NVG Supplemental Type Certificate for the Cessna 208 EX Grand Caravan. “Our team is very proud of this accomplishment, as this NVIS cockpit is certainly one of our finest, with exceptional instrument readability both day and night.” said ADI’s Chief Operating Officer, Tonka Hufford.

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Aug
09
2016

Ecuadorian pilots touch down in Boise, Idaho for world-class NVG training

Posted by jhadmin

(BOISE, IDAHO– August 9, 2016) Two Ecuadorian Navy pilots took a nearly 4,000-mile journey from Ecuador to Boise, Idaho to attend Night Vision pilot training with Aviation Specialties Unlimited (ASU) earlier this summer. The ASU NVG flight instructors have trained pilots and crew members from more than 20 different countries to fly with night vision. In the initial training, each student gets eight hours of ground school and five hours of night-time flight instruction with NVGs.

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Jun
23
2016

ASU Obtains FAA Aviation Safety Inspector Training Contract

Posted by jhadmin

BOISE, Idaho — For the third time Aviation Specialties Unlimited, (ASU) was selected as the company that will train the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Aviation Safety Inspectors (ASI) on the use of night vision goggles (NVGs). ASU will provide both initial training and recurrent training to FAA ASI’s beginning on July 23, 2016.

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May
16
2016

Whirly-Girls Recognizes Night Flight Concepts for its Commitment to the Whirly-Girls Scholarship Fund

Posted by jhadmin

The Whirly-Girls Scholarship Fund is proud to announce that Night Flight Concepts has committed to providing a deserving Whirly-Girl a Night Vision Goggles (NVG) Flight Training Scholarship for the 2016 scholarship season.

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Feb
25
2016

Garmin® helicopter avionics suite selected by Air Evac Lifeteam

Posted by jhadmin

OLATHE, Kan. /February 25, 2016/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the selection of a completely integrated Garmin avionics suite by Air Evac Lifeteam for its fleet of Bell 206 and Bell 407 helicopters. This Night Vision Goggle (NVG) compatible upgrade consists of the G500H glass flight display, GTN™ 650 touchscreen GPS/NAV/COMM and GTR 225 COMM radio, as well as the GDL® 88 ADS-B datalink and GRA 55 radar altimeter. Optimized for rotorcraft, this avionics suite offers robust features that reduce pilot workload and assure fleet commonality. Additionally, these avionics fulfill Part 135 radar altimeter and Helicopter Air Ambulance (HAA) equipage requirements set forth by the FAA, as well as Helicopter Terrain Awareness and Warning System (HTAWS) and Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) initiatives. The Garmin Pilot™ app completes this comprehensive suite by offering unique helicopter-tailored features so operators are equipped with the latest capabilities.

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Tags: Air Evac Air Evac Lifeteam Bell 206 Bell 407 G500H garmin Garmin International Inc. GTR225 Night vision Goggle NVG
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Feb
10
2016

REBTECH Performs First Civil Kamov KA- 32 NVG Modification

Posted by jhadmin

Bedford, TX -- Texas-based night vision lighting specialist, REBTECH has announced the recent approval by the Korean Office of Civil Aviation (KOCA) for a night vision modification to a civil operated Russian made KA-32 helicopter. REBTECH designed, engineered, and installed the NVG capability for the cockpit, cabin, and external lighting systems on the aircraft operated in South Korea by Dae Jin Air. The new NVG capable KA-32 will perform night fire suppression operations with improved safety and mission readiness around the country. REBTECH has also established a logistical spares hub, GLOMEX Military Supplies, for repair and service of the NVG lighting components and instruments in Prague, Czech Republic, to support these and future KA-32 helicopters that are likely to receive night vision modifications in South Korea by REBTECH.

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Feb
04
2016

REBTECH Performs First Civil Kamov KA-32 NVG Modification

Posted by jhadmin

February 4, 2016 - Bedford, TX -- Texas-based night vision lighting specialist, REBTECH has announced the recent approval by the Korean Office of Civil Aviation (KOCA) for a night vision modification to a civil operated Russian made KA-32 helicopter. REBTECH designed, engineered, and installed the NVG capability for the cockpit, cabin, and external lighting systems on the aircraft operated in South Korea by Dae Jin Air. The new NVG capable KA-32 will perform night fire suppression operations with improved safety and mission readiness around the country. REBTECH has also established a logistical spares hub, GLOMEX Military Supplies, for repair and service of the NVG lighting components and instruments in Prague, Czech Republic, to support these and future KA-32 helicopters that are likely to receive night vision modifications in South Korea by REBTECH.

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Tags: Dae Jin Air KA-32 helicopter KOCA Korean Office of Civil Aviation NVG Rebtech South Korea


Jul
06
2015

Innovative new L.E.A.S.E.™ program creates affordable law enforcement aviation solution

Posted by jhadmin

Night Flight Concepts (NFC) has announced the beginning of L.E.A.S.E., Law Enforcement Air Support Entity. L.E.A.S.E. is a program designed to offer law enforcement agencies a path to new aircraft, state of the art support packages, and all of the latest equipment for an affordable price. As government budgets have become more constrained the ability of law enforcement agencies to gain and maintain airborne support has diminished while the need for these units has continued to grow.

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Jun
10
2015

Elbit Systems to Showcase Advanced New Concepts, Capabilities and Solutions At the 51th Paris Air Show

Posted by jhadmin

Elbit Systems will present a wide range of innovative next generation systems at the upcoming 51th Paris Air Show, set to take place in Le Bourget, from June 15 – 21, 2015. Visitors to the company’s booth (Chalet A-200, booth and outdoor display area A-8) will have an excellent opportunity to view new products and displays of the Company’s core technologies and cutting-edge solutions.

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Nov
23
2011

TENNESSEE DEFENCE COMPANY UNVEILS ITS LATEST NIGHT VISION GOGGLE

Posted by jhadmin

MOUNTAIN CITY, TN, NOVEMBER 23, 2011. Nightline, Inc., a US, Small Business Administration HUBZone certified, veteran-owned defense company, and global supplier of Generation III Night Vision Equipment, is introducing the NL963M™, their new innovative Multi Battery Night Vision Goggle.

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Sep
28
2011

NIGHTCon Civilian Aviation Night Vision Conference Poised to Change Industry

Posted by jhadmin

Bedford, Texas (September 26, 2011) — Night Flight Concepts, a leading provider of comprehensive night vision solutions, is pleased to report that NIGHTCon 2011 (www.nightcon.com)- the inaugural Night Vision Conference dedicated to civilian aviation - was a resounding success. The event featured outstanding involvement from Federal Aviation Administration representatives and unprecedented collaboration among leading NVG industry providers resulting in plans for a new NVG Industry Working Group that will represent the needs of civilian NVG operators. “We expect that the positive effects of the conference will be far-reaching,” Night Flight Concepts President, Adam Aldous. “The event was a game changer. Industry players participated in moving our sector to a new level of engagement that we all can build on to help serve and support the needs of industry and operators in the future.”

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Sep
07
2011

Aviation Specialties Unlimited Instructs Future Pilots on NVIS at Silverhawk Aviation Academy

Posted by jhadmin

(BOISE, Idaho — September 7, 2011) Aviation Specialties Unlimited, (ASU) instructors spent time at Silverhawk Aviation Academy in Caldwell, Idaho teaching future pilots about the use of night vision goggles. Students participated in initial ground school training and were given an orientation on night vision systems.

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Jul
27
2011

Pasco County Sheriff’s Aviation Unit selects Night Flight Concepts to provide NVG Equipment and Training

Posted by jhadmin

Port St. Lucie (July 27, 2011) –Night Flight Concepts, a leading provider of night vision solutions is pleased to announce that it has been selected to provide Night Vision Goggles (NVG) and training to the Pasco County, Florida Sheriff’s Aviation Unit.

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May
13
2011

Rotors of the Rockies announces their new NVG training program

Posted by jhadmin

The staff of Rotors of the Rockies in Broomfield, Colorado would like to congratulate Owner and Chief Pilot Mike Fyola on earning PIC and Instructor endorsements for NVG flying.

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Mar
24
2011

NIGHT FLIGHT CONCEPTS EXPANDS OPERATIONS INTO CANADIAN MARKET

Posted by jhadmin

VANCOUVER, BC (March 23, 2011) — At Helicopter Association of Canada Annual Convention and Trade Show 2011, Night Flight Concepts (NFC), the premier provider of comprehensive night vision goggle (NVG) solutions, is pleased to announce plans to expand operations into Canada, timed with the unveiling of a new strategic partnership with Helicopter Transport Services (Canada) Inc. Working together, HTSC and NFC will offer organizations in Canada and abroad exceptional, comprehensive and compliant NVG solutions to improve safety, reduce cost and increase performance.

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Mar
07
2011

NIGHT FLIGHT CONCEPTS RELEASES FREE NVG ORIENTATION KIT TO HELP KICK-START NVIS PROGRAM PLANNING

Posted by jhadmin

ORLANDO, FL (March 6, 2011) — At HELI-EXPO 2011, Night Flight Concepts, a leading provider of comprehensive night vision goggle solutions, unveiled a Night Vision Goggle (NVG) Orientation Kit to introduce the basics of NVG operations. This complimentary webinar series will help organizations accelerate learning of NVG solutions and development time for night vision (NVIS) program planning.

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Sep
21
2010

NIGHT FLIGHT CONCEPTS ANNOUNCES FREE EDUCATIONAL WEBINAR TO DEMYSTIFY NVG ISSUES

Posted by jhadmin

Night Flight Concepts, a premier provider of comprehensive night vision solutions, is pleased to announce plans for a complementary, live educational webinar on October 6, 2010 at 1:00 pm EST to Demystify Night Vision Goggle (NVG) Issues as part of its commitment to furthering NVG Safety.

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Sep
14
2010

NIGHT FLIGHT CONCEPTS COMPLETES NVG MAINTENANCE TRAINING FOR CALIFORNIA SHOCK TRAMA AIR RESCUE

Posted by jhadmin

Night Flight Concepts (NFC) completed NVG Maintenance Training to California Shock Trauma Air Rescue “CALSTAR”. Night Flight Concepts is the industry’s premier provider of night vision goggle equipment, training, and maintenance solutions.

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