Jerry Young, a night vision goggle technician, tests an L3 AN/AVS-9 night vision goggle for its 180-day certification at the ASU headquarters in Boise, Idaho. Sarah Pokorney Photo

Map or app? A pilot from the Royal Navy’s 849 Naval Air Squadron uses the app whilst on a navigational sortie from Cornwall to the Oxfordshire area. Lloyd Horgan Photo

Airbox Systems: Safety net

"We are making it easier than ever before for helicopter operators to get all the needed support for a flight, with our fast, innovative and life-saving application,” said Anton Smyshliaiev, head of mobile development at RocketRoute. RocketRoute Photo