BOISE, Idaho, 11/28/22 – Aviation Specialties Unlimited, (ASU) announced that the company was awarded a NVG contract in Brazil along with their Brazilian based distributor QUARTZO DEFENSE. The contract enables governmental organizations from 26 Brazilian states and the Federal District, such as military police, civil police and military firefighters the ability to purchase products and services from ASU.
ASU will initially supply NVIS in three military police helicopters and one military firefighters’ helicopter from the Federal District. The order will include 12 night vision goggles, 45 helmets, and training for 12 pilots and crew members. Military police from two other states and the civil police of the Federal District are about to join this contract in the next two weeks.
“ASU’s core mission revolves around safety,” ASU Vice President Dan Meyer. “ASU has provided goggles, aircraft modifications and training for numerous Latin American countries that are defending their countries, fighting the war on drugs, fighting fires, and rescuing people among many other missions. We are glad to partner with the Brazilian government to supply essential night vision solutions that will enable the various federal, civil and military operations in Brazil to operate more safely at night.”
ASU with the support of our distributor QUARTZO Defense has already visited state public helicopter operators from 22 of the 27 states in Brazil, showing the advantages of the NVG operations, and will continue to supply other Brazilian operators through the NVG contract.
“This is a significant win for ASU and more importantly for Brazil. This contract award gives them instant access to state-of-the-art technology that can help save lives. We are thankful to help them with their ability to serve their states, communities and ultimately their nation,” said Meyer.
About Aviation Specialties Unlimited:
For more than 25 years, Aviation Specialties Unlimited Inc. (ASU) has proudly served those who protect and defend worldwide with Night Vision Solutions that Save Lives! Their experienced team supports safe and sustainable night vision programs with military-grade NVGs, flexible training, and custom aircraft lighting modifications to fit your needs. For more information, call +1 208-426-8117 or visit www.asu-nvg.com.
About QUARTZO – Defense:
QUARTZO Defense is a Brazilian company established in the market since 2002. The company represents more than a dozen foreign companies in Brazil, with high tech products added value products. provides, for National Defense and Public Security, among others, helmets and flight and police vehicle simulators; NVG; panel modification and other services in aircrafts, holographic sights; ballistic vests, less-lethal, communication, interception and blocking of communication and control signals.