Celebrating 100 E3 NVGs Sold

E3 100th Sale

We are proud to announce a significant milestone: the sale of our 100th E3 Night Vision Goggle (NVG). ASU extends its gratitude to those who were among the first 100 adopters of the E3 NVG, including U.S. Customs and Border Patrol, PJ Helicopters, Heli-Austria, HELI-FLIGHT JLR gGmbH, Delaware State Police, Seminole Hard Rock Support Services, […]

New level of NVG servicing excellence in Australia

ASU and Toll leaders sign agreement

New Partnership in Australia Toll Aviation and Aviation Specialties Unlimited (ASU) have partnered to create an NVG Centre and provide unparalleled support and swift, efficient maintenance servicing and repair of Night Vision Goggles (NVG) for the Oceania Region. Background In 2007, the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) of Australia conducted a trial involving the use […]

Norwegian Air Ambulance E3 Night Vision Goggles and Cockpit Modifications

ASU Inc., Skytec AS and Norwegian Air Ambulance representatives celebrate new contract for 14 E3 night vision goggles and five night vision cockpit modifications.

Aviation Specialties Unlimited, Inc. announced an agreement with Skytec AS today from European Rotors. The agreement will deliver 14 new ASU E3 night vision goggles and five cockpit modifications for the Norwegian Air Ambulance. “We have been working with clients in Europe for years and hold EASA STCs for H145 and H135 aircraft operated by […]

The “Why” behind E3

Aviation Specialties Unlimited's new lightweight night vision goggle E3

This post describes the insights and concerns that spurred the creation of E3, our innovative lightweight night vision goggle. Limited ANVIS System Improvements: Over the last 40 years, the ANVIS system has seen minimal advancements, except for incremental improvements in image tube performance (e.g., FOM) and a transition from P43 Green to P45 White output […]

Bell 429 STC

Bell 429 Cockpit at Night

ASU has obtained a supplemental type certificate (STC) for the Bell 429 from the European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA). “Our team has worked closely with EASA for years,” said ASU’s vice president of business development and experienced instructor pilot Chad St. Francis. “Last year, we were able to announce EASA STCs or the Bell […]

E3 Night Vision Goggle Passed FAA-TSO 164a

Pilot wearing E3 night vision goggles

We are delighted to share that our originally designed E3 night vision goggle has successfully passed all environmental testing required for TSO 164a. Testing includes all of the following: Standard Operational Performance Requirements E3 night vision goggle meets and exceeds industry-standard operational performance requirements, ensuring you receive a product of the highest quality. Environmental Testing  […]