The 2019 Night Vision Awards extends its nomination deadline


The Night Vision Awards selection committee have announced that they are extending the call for nominations for the 2019 Night Vision Awards Show, which will be held in Omaha, Nebraska at the Airborne Public Safety Association’s (APSA) annual APSCON conference on Thursday 18 July.

Nominations will now be accepted until 28 June 2019. Night Vision Awards emcee Scott Emerine said, “We extended the deadline to give more time for nominators to make nominations because we want to be sure to recognise as may operators as possible.”

To submit a nomination, visit

The Night Vision Awards celebrate operational leadership and excellence in the use of night vision across North America and around the world. The show is a biennial event, and this year the awards will take place on Thursday 18 July in the CHI Health Center Junior Ballroom between 16:30 and 17:30 hrs. The ceremonies will be hosted by Aviation Specialties Unlimited, Night Flight Concepts, Vertical Magazine and Rotorcraft Pro magazine.

The Night Vision Award categories include:

  • Five-year service award
  • 10-year service award
  • 15-year service award
  • 20-year service award (NEW)
  • Community Awareness award
  • Mark of Excellence award
  • International Advancement Award

“There are so many unheralded things that helicopter pilots and crews do every day that saves lives,” said Emerine back in April. “We look forward to honouring some of them at this award ceremony.”

Other news

Russian Helicopters and Air Ambulance Technology have signed a co-operation agreement on the joint development and certification of a medical module for Ansat helicopters...

Metro Aviation, a completion centre for the EC135/H135, is the first to Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) a medical interior for Airbus’ H135 T3H variant with Helionix...

Helicopter support business Patria is to provide maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) support to the Norwegian Police’s new fleet of AW169 helicopters as per an...

The Japan National Police Agency has placed the first order for a SUBARU BELL 412EPX aircraft.

GKN Aerospace’s Indian Joint Venture, Fokker Elmo SASMOS Interconnection Systems Ltd (FE-SIL) has been awarded a contract to manufacture EWIS for the Pilatus PC-24.