29-Aug-2011 Source: Night Flight Concepts
Together, Night Flight Concepts and Aviation Specialities Unlimited will present NightCon 2011 â€“ an annual night vision conference for civil and para-public operators to be held in Dallas, Texas September 15-16. The event will provide industry professionals with an opportunity to obtain information, education, and guidance on Night Vision Goggle (NVG) implementation, operations, and maintenance issues.
â€œIn recent years, night vision imaging systems have provided airborne operators with incredible capability. However, that capability has introduced a level of complexity with new equipment, training and maintenance requirements for operators,â€ explains Night Flight Concepts President Adam Aldous. â€œWe are very pleased to help host a conference that will focus on addressing the key challenges, opportunities and solutions for night operations.â€
â€œNightCon2011 is a new forum dedicated to the needs of civil, government and para-public operators using night vision imaging systems (NVIS),â€ notes Aviation Specialties Unlimited President, Mike Atwood. â€œExperts from industry and government will be under one roof to discuss the most important topics in night vision. Presenters will discuss challenges faced by users and share critical insights pertaining to night vision program planning and support in different operational environments.â€
NightCon 2011 â€“ Night Vision Conference
NightCon will be held over a two-day period providing an open session, panel forum, vendor displays, and educational presentations. It will provide a forum for operators to interact with each other and night vision experts to further enhance NVG education, safety and success in night operations.
. Multiple speakers engaged in day-to-day NVG issues
. Lectured topics on NVG operational and maintenance issues
. Panel discussions with FAA and NVG subject matter experts regarding issues that affect the NVG community with question and answer opportunities
. Breakout sessions designed to facilitate face-to-face discussions with NVG regulators and subject matter experts
. Opportunities for end users to interact with product and service vendors
. Catered luncheon included on both days
About Night Flight Concepts
Night Flight Concepts (NFC) is a comprehensive night vision technology (NVT) provider specializing in night vision goggle (NVG) program planning and support, NVG maintenance technician training, NVG service and maintenance repair, NVG pilot and crewmember flight training, and night vision program support for law enforcement agencies, air medical/rescue services, military organizations, and government task force agencies worldwide.
About Aviation Specialties Unlimited
Aviation Specialties Unlimited (ASU), was established in 1995 to meet the growing demand for night vision systems within public and civil aviation operations. Since that time, we’ve earned a reputation as the global leader in sales, maintenance, training and cockpit modifications for advanced night vision technology serving customers in all 50 states throughout the U.S and over 50 countries worldwide.