L-3 Warrior Systems is a leading supplier of electro-optical and applied optics technology. Its portfolio of products includes the AN/AVS-9 aviation goggles, AN/PVS-18 submersible monocular and other leading night vision products. As part of the planned agreement, ASU will offer a broad selection of L-3 Warrior Systems tactical products, including multi-function aiming lights, lasers and holographic weapon sights.
“Over the last 15 years, ASU has proven that it is a global leader in night vision, and its reputation in the aviation industry speaks for itself,” said James Winkel, director of international business development for L-3 Warrior Systems. “ASU’s excellence in cockpit modifications, pilot training and customer service complements L-3 Warrior Systems’ technological distinction in night vision flight systems. We are very excited about this new relationship, which will benefit both of our companies and the industry on a global scale.”
Since 1995, ASU’s goal has been to implement night vision in the civil aviation market to increase operational safety and improve mission capabilities. Our focus is on providing a turnkey solution to our customers so that with one call they can obtain:
- Night vision goggles and replacement parts
- Service/inspection for goggles
- NVG cockpit lighting solutions installed by our 145 FAA-approved repair station technicians at our facility in Boise, Idaho, or at the customer’s facility
- Cockpit replacement parts provided by our FAA-approved PMA
- Initial and recurrent training for flight crews on the use of night vision technology via an FAA-approved 141 Training Program and/or 135 Air Operator Certificate
- Assistance in establishing Night Vision Programs
To date, ASU has sold more than 2,500 aviator systems within the U.S.
About L-3 Warrior Systems
Based in Londonderry, N.H., L-3 Warrior Systems is comprised of L-3’s Insight and existing electro-optical/infrared businesses to deliver industry-leading products, exceptional engineering skills and manufacturing agility to the warrior systems market. L-3 Warrior Systems combines advanced components, technologies and system capabilities, providing state-of-the-art night vision and EO/IR systems to U.S. warfighters and homeland defenders in a highly effective manner. For more information, please visit the company’s website at www.L-3com.com/WarriorSystems
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