October 15, 2007
REBTECH Completes Night Vision Compatible R-44 STC And Is Selected As Night Flight Concepts Training Facility’s Lighting System of Choice
October 15, 2007 – Bedford, TX — REB Technologies Inc. has recently completed a Night Vision Compatible STC for the Robinson R-44 helicopter. The aircraft will be used for training pilots at Night Flight Concepts (NFC) Training Facility in West Palm Beach, Florida. REBTECH is pleased to have been chosen by NFC to modify the R-44 aircraft and also a Bell 206, both used for their Training School and operated by Palm Beach Helicopters.
NFC’s highly qualified flight instructors have a vast background in NVG flying and training in military operations. “Combining the experience of the NFC instructions and the state-of-the-art technology of our REBTECH NVG lighting system is nothing short of a winning combination. This has been a two-year strategic plan in the making for NFC and REBTECH who are both pleased with the progress they are making to offer an NVG package that combines the very best in training and NVG lighting the industry has to offer,” said Richard Borkowski, President of REB Technologies.
“Having the R-44 aircraft available to us, offers companies and agencies a cost effective alternative for obtaining their NVG ticket, while providing the best lighting and comprehensive training in the industry,” stated Adam Aldous, President of Night Flight Concepts.