19-Jun-2012 Source: Night Flight Concepts
Night Flight Concepts is pleased to announce that it has been selected by the Houston Police Department (PD) Air Support Division as the provider of choice to perform 180-day Night Vision Goggle (NVG) inspections.
â€œNVGs are a mission-critical capability for our organization, and airborne law enforcement, helping us serve our community 24/7,â€ stated Dan Schwarzbach Budget Coordinator and Senior Pilot for Houston PD and CFO of the Airborne Law Enforcement Association (ALEA). â€œEnsuring NVG readiness and extending NVG sustainment is essential.â€
Houston PD is one of the largest aviation units in the world and a leader in using technology to improve safety within the law enforcement community. â€œThere is little doubt that Houston PD Air Support Division sets a high mark for safety,â€ explains David Luke, VP of Night Flight Concepts. â€œWe are very pleased to be selected by Houston PD to help ensure equipment readiness, airworthiness and enhance safety in night flight operations.â€
About Night Flight Concepts (www.nightflightconcepts.com)
Night Flight Concepts (NFC) is a comprehensive night vision technology (NVT) provider specializing in night vision goggle (NVG) pilot and crewmember flight training, NVG service & maintenance repair, NVG maintenance technician training, and night vision program support for law enforcement agencies, air medical/rescue services, military organizations, and government task force agencies worldwide.
About Houston Police Department Air Support (www.houstonpolice.org)
Started in 1970, Houston PD Air Support Division operates out of Hobby Airport and has a fleet of 14 helicopters operated by a total of 20 pilots and 4 tactical flight officers providing 24/7 flight coverage. The Air Support Division also operates a multi-mission Bell 412EP and a Cessna 182.