Qualifications & Certifications

No other company in the world can meet all of your night vision aviation needs like ASU. Our personnel have four collective decades of experience in the night vision field, having accumulated more than 10,000 night vision goggle flight hours incident- and accident-free.

Certifications:
ASU, Inc. holds the following certifications/endorsements:

  • FAA Part 135 Air Carrier
  • FAA Part 133 Certificate
  • FAA Part 137 Certificate
  • FAA Part 141 Flight School  
  • FAA Part 145 Repair Station - Including Night Vision Goggle Inspection & Certification
  • FAA Approved Part 135, Part 141 and Public Use NVG Training Programs
  • PMA

Supplemental Type Certificates:
ASU, Inc. holds NVG Lighting Supplemental Type Certificates (STC) for the following aircraft:

  • Augusta A109 / A119 Series
  • Beechcraft Super King Air B200
  • Bell Helicopter Textron 205
  • Bell Helicopter Textron 206 Series and 407
  • Bell Helicopter Textron 212 and 412
  • Bell Helicopter Textron 214ST
  • Bell Helicopter Textron 222 / 230 / 430
  • Cessna C206
  • Cessna C208
  • Casa 212
  • de Havilland DHC-6
  • de Havilland DHC-8
  • Dornier 228 - 202
  • Eurocopter AS350 Series / EC130
  • Eurocopter Dauphin AS365
  • Eurocopter AW139
  • Eurocopter EC120
  • Eurocopter EC135
  • Eurocopter BK117 Series to include C-2 (EC 145)
  • MD Helicopter MD 369 Series / 500
  • MD Helicopter MD900
  • Messerschmidt Bolkow Blohm BO 105
  • PZL-M18A
  • Sikorsky S-61
  • Sikorsky S-76
  • Thrush S2R

Installation:

  • Assisted in the development of the first unrestricted Part 135 NVG Operation in the US
  • Over 20 years in aviation maintenance and modification experience.
  • Staff have both airframe and powerplant licensing/certification as well as inspection authorization
  • Over 950 aircraft modified

Training:

  • Over 40 Years Night Vision Goggles Flight Experience
  • FAA Approved Flight Instructors for Night Vision Goggles
  • CFI & CFII for Rotocraft Helicopter and Fixed-Wing Single and Multi-engine.

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