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NBAA Maintenance Conference is Back with ViewTech Borescopes Exhibiting at Booth 438

TRAVERSE City, Mich. -- Since 2013 ViewTech Borescopes has been an exhibitor at the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Maintenance Conference. With the 2022 NBAA event taking place at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas, ViewTech will be exhibiting at booth 438 Tuesday, May 3 through Wednesday, May 5.

This year ViewTech will have on display VJ-3 2.8mm, VJ-3 3.9mm, and VJ-3 Dual Camera video borescopes. Zack Wessels, Senior Sales Consultant for ViewTech Borescopes, will also be featuring the latest advancements in their lineup of remote visual inspection equipment. ViewTech's articulating video borescopes are the ideal tool for visually inspecting a variety of aviation equipment and turbine engines, including those manufactured by Pratt & Whitney.

ViewTech Borescopes invites NBAA Maintenance attendees and exhibitors to stop by booth 438 and experience a ViewTech video borescope. In addition, ViewTech's no-cost, no-obligation demo program will ship you a full-featured articulating video borescope to trial at your MRO facility. By offering the best remote visual inspection (RVI) video borescopes, ViewTech has been saving aviation industry businesses time and money on their preventative maintenance, quality control, and inspections.

Learn more: https://www.viewtech.com/about-us/tradeshows/2022-nbaa-maintenance-conference/

VJ-3 Video Borescope:

The VJ-3 mechanical articulating video borescope is a nondestructive visual testing instrument used for the remote visual inspection of machinery, equipment, and components. The VJ-3 facilitates the visual recording and photo documentation of an inspection and components in areas that are otherwise inaccessible or require great effort and expense to access directly. The VJ-3 consists of two modules integrated into one system: an insertion tube with distally mounted camera/LEDs, and the base unit with control panel, LCD monitor, power source and all necessary circuitry.

About ViewTech Borescopes:

ViewTech Borescopes, founded as RF System Lab in 2008, is North America's #1 seller of video borescopes. Their first product, the VJ borescope, set a new standard for portability, ergonomics, and ease-of-use, with its industry-first mechanical, joystick-controlled articulation.

Learn more: https://www.viewtech.com

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ViewTech Borescopes Exhibiting for the 10th Time at MRO Americas Aviation Week 2022

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. -- ViewTech Borescopes announced they are returning to exhibit for the 10th time during MRO Americas Aviation Week and will be located at booth #908. Since 2012, ViewTech's articulating video borescopes have been on display during the largest aviation MRO event in the world and this year will be in the company of more than 800 other exhibitors, including StandardAero, Collins Aerospace, Pratt & Whitney, and Honeywell.

ViewTech Borescopes Sales Consultant, Evan Miller, will be available to arrange a no-cost, no-obligation video borescope demo be sent to your MRO repair facility. Also, available to trial during MRO Americas Aviation week will be the VJ-3 2.8mm, VJ-3 3.9mm, and VJ-3 Dual Camera video borescopes. Both attendees and exhibitors are encouraged to experience the most recent aviation inspection equipment upgrades at ViewTech Borescopes booth during MRO Americas exhibiting hours.

With a large percentage of ViewTech's clientele based in the aviation and aerospace industries, ViewTech Borescopes continues to improve their aviation inspection equipment based on client feedback. By providing the best borescope options for their budget, ViewTech has been saving companies time and money on their preventative maintenance, quality control, and MRO inspections.

VJ-3 Video Borescope

The VJ-3 mechanical articulating video borescope is a nondestructive visual testing instrument used for the remote visual inspection of machinery, equipment, and components. The VJ-3 facilitates the visual recording and photo documentation of an inspection and components in areas that are otherwise inaccessible or require great effort and expense to access directly. The VJ-3 consists of two modules integrated into one system: an insertion tube with distally mounted camera/LEDs, and the base unit with control panel, LCD monitor, power source and all necessary circuitry.

Learn more: https://www.viewtech.com/borescopes/

About ViewTech Borescopes:

ViewTech Borescopes, founded as RF System Lab in 2008, is North America's #1 seller of video borescopes. Their first product, the VJ borescope, set a new standard for portability, ergonomics and ease-of-use, with its industry-first mechanical, joystick-controlled articulation.

Learn more: https://www.viewtech.com

About MRO Americas 2022: https://www.viewtech.com/about-us/tradeshows/mro-americas-aviation-week-2022/

Related link: https://www.ViewTech.com

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WaveLink, Inc. Awarded $46B EWAAC Contract for Analytics to benefit the Air Force and Eglin AFB

VALPARAISO, Fla. -- WaveLink, Inc., a woman-owned small business based in Huntsville, Alabama, has been awarded a $46 billion contract from the U.S. Air Force. Specializing in Aviation and Missile Defense programs, WaveLink, Inc. will perform work related to digital and model-based systems engineering, agile processes, open systems architecture, weapons, and enterprise analytics to benefit the Air Force and Eglin AFB.

The indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity (IDIQ) Eglin Wide Agile Acquisition (EWAAC) contract enables the government to provide rapid response applicable to all areas and lifecycle phases of weapons development to include weapons concepts, concept development, concept demonstrations, weapons system procurement, production, fielding, operations, and sustainment.

"WaveLink, Inc. has a proven track record supporting Major Defense Acquisition Programs," states Tamela Gibbs, President and CEO of WaveLink, Inc. "We are thrilled to be a part of helping the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center at Eglin AFB quickly meet current and future weapons system requirements."

Using their strong record of corporate leadership experience and achievement, WaveLink, Inc. will be supporting this contract over a 10-year period.

About WaveLink, Inc.

WaveLink, Inc. is a woman-owned small business in Huntsville, Alabama, providing mission-critical Engineering & Technical Services to Air Force, Army, MDA, DOD and other government customers across the nation. For over 20 years, WaveLink, Inc. has delivered dependable, quality technology solutions and support with professionalism and integrity.

More information can be found at https://www.wavelinkinc.com/.

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Aviation and Aerospace Career Day on the USS Hornet Museum

ALAMEDA, Calif. -- USS Hornet Museum announces Aviation and Aerospace Career Day from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday May 7, 2022. Hear from leaders in these industries about the exciting career opportunities available! We will have booths where businesses will share information and answer any questions you have about careers with them. There will also be stage presentations and panels about careers in Aviation and Aerospace.

Students will be allowed on board for free (K-12 or College). We will have special tours all day and more. Please note that anyone under 14 must be accompanied by an adult.

Participants include:

* Hodge Flight Services

* FedEx

* Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 20

* NASA

* ASTRA

* local flight schools, local colleges and more.

USS Hornet Museum website: https://uss-hornet.org/

ABOUT USS HORNET MUSEUM:

Aircraft Carrier Hornet Foundation preserves and honors the legacy of the USS Hornet and its role in naval aviation, the defense of our country, the Apollo Program and the exploration of space. The USS Hornet Museum connects the greatest generation of Americans with future generations, educating and inspiring them to meet their challenges. As a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, the USS Hornet Museum relies on the generosity of individuals to fund our educational programs, restoration projects, create and enhance exhibits and much more. The Museum is not supported in any way by regular grants from city, county, state or federal sources.

Through field trips and live-aboard experiences, the USS Hornet offers educational programs focusing on naval history, science and space technology: https://uss-hornet.org/youth-education.

A registered state and national historic landmark, the ship is open to the public on weekends from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and is permanently berthed at 707 W. Hornet Ave., Pier 3 in Alameda, California. Ample free parking is available across from the pier. The USS Hornet is also a unique, unforgettable venue available for corporate events; trade shows and expos; private parties and big band dances; and TV and film productions.

For more information, ticket prices and event planning, visit:  https://www.uss-hornet.org/ or call (510) 599-4272.

Related link: https://uss-hornet.org/

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2022 Minnesota Aviation Maintenance Technician Conference and IA Renewal Taking Place March 28 – 29

TRAVERSE City, Mich. -- For more than 50 years, the Minnesota Aviation Maintenance Technician Conference has been held to provide continuing education and networking for current and aspiring aviation technicians. For the first time, ViewTech Borescopes will be not only exhibiting but also presenting at the annual conference, which is taking place at the Earle Brown Heritage Center in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota.

Zack Wessels, Senior Sales Consultant for ViewTech Borescopes, will discuss topics regarding video borescopes and aviation inspections with attendees both Monday, March 28 and Tuesday, March 29. Additional that will be speaking include Covington Aircraft Engines, Hartzell Engine Technologies, Jet-Care International, and ACES Systems.

ViewTech Borescopes will have several borescopes available at booth #24 during the Minnesota Aviation Maintenance Conference and always encourages those looking to purchase a new video borescope to take advantage of their no-cost, no-obligation demo offer. For more than 14 years, ViewTech's nondestructive testing equipment has assisted aviation and aerospace professionals with inspections, maintenance, and quality control requirements.

VJ-3 Video Borescope

The VJ-3 mechanical articulating video borescope is a nondestructive visual testing instrument used for the remote visual inspection of machinery, equipment, and components. The VJ-3 facilitates the visual recording and photo documentation of an inspection and components in areas that are otherwise inaccessible or require great effort and expense to access directly. The VJ-3 consists of two modules integrated into one system: an insertion tube with distally mounted camera/LEDs, and the base unit with control panel, LCD monitor, power source and all necessary circuitry.

About ViewTech Borescopes

ViewTech Borescopes, founded as RF System Lab in 2008, is North America's #1 seller of video borescopes. Their first product, the VJ borescope, set a new standard for portability, ergonomics and ease-of-use, with its industry-first mechanical, joystick-controlled articulation.

Learn more: https://www.viewtech.com/

Related link: https://www.ViewTech.com

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Southwest Airlines New Amarillo to Austin Flight Takes Off Today

AMARILLO, Texas -- Amarillo travelers today experienced the start of new options featuring the state capital as Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV), in conjunction with Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport, celebrated the start of Southwest Airlines' new daily non-stop service to Austin.

The new expanded service to Austin Bergstrom International Airport will operate on Sundays through Mondays departing Amarillo at 6:10 a.m. and arriving in Austin at 7:30 a.m. The return flight departs Austin at 7:55 p.m. and arrives in Amarillo at 9:20 p.m. On Saturdays, the flight will depart Amarillo at 11:05 a.m. and arrive in Austin at 12:25 p.m. The return flight departs Austin at 12:25 p.m. and arrives in Amarillo at 1:50 p.m.

"The strong relationship between Southwest Airlines and the City of Amarillo goes back decades as Southwest has long been a major part of air travel for the entire Texas Panhandle," said Amarillo Mayor Ginger Nelson. "The addition of this daily flight to the capital city of Texas not only shows Southwest's impressive commitment to Amarillo, it also greatly expands the travel opportunities for the entire Amarillo area. The Amarillo economy is growing along with our population. The incredible vision of partners such as Southwest Airlines fosters our growth and allows us to provide the amenities our community needs to thrive and to be successful."

"We are proud of the continued partnership with Southwest Airlines and excited for the nonstop flight from Amarillo to Austin," said Jason Harrison, president and CEO of the Amarillo Chamber of Commerce. "The new service will not only help our community get into south Texas for personal travel but will allow our businesses an easy and efficient way to get to our state's capital for business development, growth and lobbying efforts.

"Southwest Airlines continues to be an irreplaceable partner with our Taking Flight - Amarillo Initiative. We appreciate their continuing dedication in maintaining and growing travel options to and from Amarillo, now with the new Austin service."

"For many years, Southwest Airlines has been instrumental in meeting the travel needs of Amarillo. Southwest's willingness to add new flights to/from Amarillo during this time of great industry fluctuations and unknowns is a testament to Southwest's trust in our partnership and the community. Southwest sees our community growth and the additional travel needs of our businesses as well as of our leisure travelers and has responded positively with this new flight to Austin and a new flight to Denver, Colorado (starting June 5)," said Michael Conner, Director of Aviation for Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport. "I know the community will take advantage of these great opportunities and support the future of air service here in Amarillo.

"A big thank you to the entire Southwest Team and our participating community leaders who helped to make this a reality and who continue to amaze me with their contributions to our Taking Flight program. I look forward to many more years of service with Southwest here in Amarillo."

Learn more about Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport: https://www.fly-ama.com/

For more information, contact City of Amarillo Communications Manager Dave Henry at (806) 378-5219 or by email at David.Henry@amarillo.gov.

Related link: https://www.amarillo.gov/

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HAI HELI-EXPO 2022 Featuring Hundreds of Exhibitors, Including ViewTech Borescopes

TRAVERSE City, Mich. -- After HAI HELI-EXPO was cancelled in 2021 due to COVID-19, ViewTech Borescopes will be exhibiting at booth 7802 during the annual event. With over 600 exhibitors and more than 14,000 industry professionals expected to attend, the international helicopter association will convene March 7 - 10 at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center in Dallas, Texas.

Returning to exhibit for the 10th time at HAI HELI-EXPO, ViewTech's VJ-3 video borescopes are ideal for vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) aircraft quality control, maintenance, and inspections. With the ability to enter directly through an injector nozzle or access port, technicians avoid costly and time-consuming engine disassembly.

Senior Sales Consultant, Zack Wessels, will be available during exhibit hours and is excited to be back since last exhibiting at the 2019 HAI HELI-EXPO. "Our video borescopes make the job easier for those on the front line, assuring every aircraft lifts off and lands safely," stated Wessels. "From engineers to maintenance technicians, hundreds of aviation experts rely on our line of VJ-3 video borescopes daily."

ViewTech Borescopes invites HELI-EXPO attendees and exhibitors to stop by their booth and experience a VJ-3 video borescope. In addition, ViewTech's no-cost, no-obligation demo program will ship you a full-featured articulating video borescope to trial at your MRO facility.

VJ-3 Video Borescope

The VJ-3 mechanical articulating video borescope is a nondestructive visual testing instrument used for the remote visual inspection of machinery, equipment, and components. The VJ-3 facilitates the visual recording and photo documentation of an inspection and components in areas that are otherwise inaccessible or require great effort and expense to access directly. The VJ-3 consists of two modules integrated into one system: an insertion tube with distally mounted camera/LEDs, and the base unit with control panel, LCD monitor, power source and all necessary circuitry.

About ViewTech Borescopes

ViewTech Borescopes, founded as RF System Lab in 2008, is North America's #1 seller of video borescopes. Their first product, the VJ borescope, set a new standard for portability, ergonomics, and ease-of-use, with its industry-first mechanical, joystick-controlled articulation.

Learn more: https://www.viewtech.com

Related link: https://www.ViewTech.com

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Southwest Airlines Adds Service to Denver: Expanded Service at Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport to Begin in June

AMARILLO, Texas -- Amarillo travelers will soon have more options that feature the Mile-High City, Denver, Colorado as Southwest Airlines, in conjunction with Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport, has announced new non-stop service to Denver International Airport (DEN).

The new expanded service to Denver begins June 5, 2022 to the Denver International Airport. On Sundays through Fridays, the Denver flight will depart Amarillo at 1:55 p.m. and arrive in Denver at 2:25 p.m. The return flight will depart Denver at 12:10 p.m. and arrive in Amarillo at 2:25 p.m.

"Every Panhandle resident and Panhandle visitor will appreciate this new Denver flight," said Amarillo Mayor Ginger Nelson. "Southwest Airlines has provided remarkable customer service to Panhandle travelers for years, and Southwest's commitment to our growth is strong. A daily non-stop flight to Denver is fantastic news."

"We are extremely excited for the addition of a nonstop Southwest flight to Denver from Amarillo; it has been a goal of ours for many years," said Jason Harrison, President & CEO, Amarillo Chamber of Commerce. "Denver is such a valuable destination, not only from a business standpoint, but for leisure travel to the northwest as well as a gateway to the west. Southwest Airlines continues to be an irreplaceable partner with our Taking Flight - Amarillo Initiative. We appreciate their continuing dedication in maintaining and expanding flights to and from Amarillo, with their new Denver service."

"Today's announcement of new non-stop service to Denver by Southwest Airlines is a direct result of Southwest's dedication to the Amarillo community and the entire Panhandle, and shows that they have a better understanding of the needs of their customers," said Michael Conner, Director of Aviation at Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport. "Southwest has remained committed to connecting people to what's important in their lives and to growing their decades-long partnership with us here in Amarillo. We want to thank the entire Southwest team for the expanded service. We greatly value our partnership with them."

For more information about the Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport visit: https://www.fly-ama.com/

For more information about the City of Amarillo visit: https://www.amarillo.gov/

For more information contact City of Amarillo Communications Manager Dave Henry at (806) 378-5219 or by email at David.Henry@amarillo.gov.

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FSO Awarded $31.2M EWOCS Task Order – ACS, By Light JV Supports Operation of World’s Only Combined Space Operations Center (CSpOC)

FAIRFAX, Va. -- Full Spectrum Operations, LLC (FSO), an SBA-approved, Mentor-Protégé Joint Venture (JV) between American Communications Solutions LLC (ACS), and By Light Professional IT Services LLC (By Light), has been awarded a $31.2M task order under the USAF - Eastern Western Operational Communication Services (EWOCS) Single Award IDIQ.

JV FSO will provide operations, maintenance, sustainment, integration, and protection of cyber and IT infrastructure, consisting of multiple networks, numerous C4I systems and client devices, required for the 24/7/365 operation for the world's only Combined Space Operations Center. CSpOC is a synergistic command and control weapon system focused on planning and executing United States Space Command's (USSPACECOM) CFSCC mission. The purpose for the CSpOC is to provide a focal point for the operational employment of worldwide joint space forces, and enable the Commander, Combined Forces Space Component Command (CDR CFSCC) to integrate space power into global military operations.

"As a Veteran Owned Small Business, FSO is honored to have the opportunity to continue to provide support services to the United States Space Force, enabling them to safely launch, track, and recover space lift systems and perform operational test missions in support of ballistic missile deployment and aircraft flight tests," said John M. Schleifer, Managing Member of FSO and President and CEO of ACS.

According to John Kilpatrick, By Light Vice President of Operations, "The CSpOC task order issued on EWOCS builds on our long-standing support to the Eastern and Western Launch Ranges as well as the Missile Defense Agency, and By Light is excited for this opportunity to be a driving force in the Range of the Future transformation."

About Full Spectrum Operations (FSO):

FSO is a CVE-verified, Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) based in Fairfax Station, VA, that provides information technology, cybersecurity, engineering, and operational support services to customers in the Federal Government. FSO is an SBA-approved, Mentor-Protégé JV between ACS (Protégé), and By Light (Mentor), a large business.

About American Communications Solutions (ACS):

ACS, the Managing Partner of FSO, is a CVE-verified SDVOSB currently providing information technology (IT), cybersecurity, engineering, software development, and operational and training support services to customers in the Federal Government.

About By Light Professional IT Services LLC:

By Light, headquartered in McLean, VA, is an ISO 9001, 20000-1, and 27001 registered and CMMI Level 3 rated systems integrator that provides secure, turn-key systems by incorporating exceptional engineering, project management, telecommunications, and cyber capabilities to safeguard mission success. Founded by industry professionals with extensive knowledge in the DoD, DISA, and other US Government Agencies, By Light successfully implements technical solutions that integrate commercial best practices to meet the needs of government. For more information, visit http://www.bylight.com/.

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ViewTech Borescopes to Exhibit at 2021 Ag Aviation Expo and Quality Expo

TRAVERSE City, Mich. -- To kick off the final month of the calendar year, ViewTech Borescopes will have their remote visual inspection tools available to trial at the NAAA Ag Aviation Expo and Advanced Manufacturing East, both scheduled to begin this week. While both events take place over a short period of time, all attendees are encouraged to take advantage of ViewTech Borescope no-cost, no-obligation demo offer, allowing a VJ-3 video borescope to be shipped directly to their facility to trial for free during real-world inspection, maintenance, and quality control requirements.

For the first time, ViewTech Borescopes will be exhibiting at the Quality Expo taking place at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York City from December 7 through December 9 at Booth 638. This year's Quality Expo is the must-attend trade show for professionals who are seeking the latest quality technology to use while testing in a variety of applications ranging from aerospace to medical devices. Senior Sales Consultant, Zack Wessels, will have the VJ-3 2.8mm, VJ-3 3.9mm, VJ-3 6.0mm, and VJ-3 Dual Camera video borescopes on hand for Advanced Manufacturing East attendees to explore.

Returning for the eighth consecutive year, ViewTech Borescopes will exhibit at the NAAA Ag Aviation Expo which is taking place at the Savannah Convention Center in Savannah, Georgia on Tuesday, December 7 and Wednesday, December 8 at Booth 452. ViewTech's Sales Consultant, Evan Miller, will have available a VJ-3 3.9mm and VJ-3 6.0mm video borescope for aerial application pilots and aviation maintenance technicians to trial. With many previous attendees already owning and utilizing VJ-3 video borescopes for their inspection and maintenance, ViewTech is excited to meet new connections looking to upgrade their remote visual inspection equipment.

VJ-3 Video Borescope

The VJ-3 mechanical articulating video borescope is a nondestructive visual testing instrument used for the remote visual inspection of machinery, equipment, and components. The VJ-3 facilitates the visual recording and photo documentation of an inspection and components in areas that are otherwise inaccessible or require great effort and expense to access directly. The VJ-3 consists of two modules integrated into one system: an insertion tube with distally mounted camera/LEDs, and the base unit with control panel, LCD monitor, power source and all necessary circuitry.

About ViewTech Borescopes

ViewTech Borescopes, founded as RF System Lab in 2008, is North America's #1 seller of video borescopes. Their first product, the VJ borescope, set a new standard for portability, ergonomics and ease-of-use, with its industry-first mechanical, joystick-controlled articulation.

Learn more: https://www.viewtech.com

Related link: https://www.ViewTech.com

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