After analyzing dozens of helicopter accidents that resulted in fatalities for pilots and passengers, the U.S. Helicopter Safety Team has determined that further development and wider usage of these four flight technologies will improve safety across the helicopter industry and save lives. (Photo by Ted Carlson)
For more than 20 years Aviation Specialties Unlimited, Inc. (ASU) has worked with both helicopter and fixed-wing operators on cockpit modifications around the world. With changing technology, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) requirements and mandates, ASU announced that they have hired Darren Knight as their new Parts Manufacturer Approval (PMA) Manager and appointed Austin Barrett as the Engineering Change Order (ECO) Program Manager. Barrett and Knight will help customers navigate through compliance concerns with overseeing ECO requirements and PMA needs.
Anodyne Electronics Manufacturing Corp. (AEM) and Aviation Specialties Unlimited, Inc. (ASU) are pleased to announce they will be proceeding with the development, qualification, certification and sale of a new generation, “plug and play” replacement caution/warning panel for the BK117 series helicopter. The MCP117 will be night vision goggle (NVG) compatible, DO-160G qualified, feature LED lighting and has significantly higher reliability than the original product.
ASU is proud to exhibit at HAI Heli-Expo at Booth C6251 in Las Vegas Feb. 27 to March 1. We invite you to come say hello to the ASU crew and take part in live demonstrations of the the latest technology in night vision including white phosphor ANVIS-9 goggles, Aeronox helmet mount and battery pack and Paraclete Life Support helmets.
Harris Corporation’s F4949 Aviator's Night Vision Imaging System (ANVIS) has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Technical Standard Order Authorization (TSOA) certification. This certification provides the FAA, as well as others in civil aviation, a quick and clear determination that the night vision product is certified for
BOISE, Idaho—Thursday, February 1, 2018— The Idaho Department of Commerce will participate in the semi-annual Singapore Airshow on February 6-11. Idaho Commerce and the Idaho-Asia Trade Office will be joined by six Idaho companies that specialize in producing, manufacturing, and distributing aerospace and defense products and services.
This is Idaho Commerce’s first time exhibiting at what is known as Asia’s largest and one of the most important aerospace and defense events in the world. The Singapore Airshow has established itself as the top event for emerging opportunities, developing new partnerships and solidifying deals within the region. The event attracted over 48,000 trade visits from around the globe in its last rendition.
LONDONDERRY, N.H., January 24, 2017 – L3 Warrior Systems – Insight Technology (L3 Insight Technology) announced today that it has received the first Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Technical Standard Order (TSO)-C164a authorization for its M949 Aviation Night Vision Goggle (ANVG). L3 is the first company to receive this authorization, which standardizes quality and safety specifications for ANVGs.
ASU will be exhibiting this year at #SHOTShow. Be sure to visit us on Level 1 booth #520 in the law enforcement section. To schedule an appointment to see our full array of products visit
ASU will be closed December 25 to January 1 in oberservation of the holidays. Our hard-working team is enjoying a well-deserved break. We wish you a relaxing and joyous holiday and look forward to seeing you all in 2018. Cheers!
Aviation Specialties Unlimited, Inc. (ASU) recently hired Vikki Rosploch as Events and Media Coordinator and Twain Josephson as an independent contractor. Both have diverse professional backgrounds and bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to ASU, and will be present at the National Agricultural Aviation Association (NAAA) annual convention at booth #257.
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