OUR MISSION

SIMPLIFYING COMPLIANCE WITH EXCEPTIONAL SERVICE AND RELIABLE SOLUTIONS

Since 1970, we have been helping customers mitigate risk and meet the day-to-day challenges of airfield and obstruction lighting operations. Today, our LED and xenon tower lighting products serve markets that include airports, broadcast, telecommunications, utilities and wind energy, as well as specialty applications. In addition, our field services team offers turnkey solutions that include comprehensively documented site audits, installations of FAA-compliant obstruction light and monitoring systems, on-site maintenance and repairs, and lighting inspections that ensure your installations meet industry standards. Since 2003, Flash Technology has been a member of the SPX Corporation family. Today, we leverage the strengths of this diversified, global leader in infrastructure technologies, which generates approximately $1.4 billion in annual revenues from operations in approximately 14 countries.

Flash Technology was founded in 1970
50

YEARS OF LIGHTING INNOVATION

Tower lights
49,000

BROADCAST AND TELECOM SYSTEMS

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24,500

SERVICE PROJECTS COMPLETED

wind turvine lights
20,000

WIND TURBINE INSTALLATIONS

airfield lighting systems
AIrfield
Lighting Systems
telecommunications and cell tower lighting solutions
TELECOM
Lighting Systems
Radio and tv broadcast tower lighting systems
BROADCAST
Lighting Systems
p-utility and power generating plant aviation obstruction lights
UTILITIES
Lighting Systems
infrastructure and crane tower lights
CRANE AND INFRASTRUCTURE
Lighting Systems
infrared obstruction lighting solutions for wind turbines and MET towers on wind farms
WIND POWER
Lighting Systems
federal lighting regulations
FEDERAL LIGHTING GUIDELINES
Compliant to FAA, ICAO, CAR 621 and DGAC
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Spare Parts
Aviation Obstruction Lighting System Parts

FLASH IN THE NEWS

NEWS FLASHES FROM AROUND THE WORLD

Flash Technology continues to evolve. Here’s where you’ll read all about our latest innovations in FAA LED obstruction lighting and remote monitoring. You’ll also learn about new installations of Flash products in an expanding range of applications serving customers across the United States and in nations around the globe.

  • Painted electrical transmission towers require aviation red paint for day and flashing red lights for night

    5 Benefits of Solar Tower Lights for Utilities

    We've seen a solar-powered lighting trend among our utility customers, to circumvent logistical challenges involved in marking telecom and transmission towers. Discover t...

  • telecom tower

    Vanguard® Medium FTS 370x SMART Product Bulletin

    To improve lead times and installation flexibility, Flash created a new config for Vanguard FTS 370d SMART obstruction lights. Technicians may now use a generic SMART uni...

  • FTS 8021 airport approach lighting system at RAF Lakenheath

    RAF Lakenheath – Brandon, Suffolk, UK

    Home to the 48th Fighter Wing, RAF Lakenheath is the largest base operated by the USAF in the UK. The station employs an FTS 8021, a 21-light voltage-driven airfield ligh...

  • Gary shows the FTS 370 medium intensity obstruction light and new FTS 270 high intensity obstruction light at NAB 2018

    2021 Trade Events

    Stop by our booth at these 2021 events for an in-person tower light demo or to discuss how FAA and ICAO lighting regulations may impact your sites....

  • An L-810 obstruction light or side marker light on a tower leg

    3 ways to tell a MKR 372 from a MKR 371

    Flash Technology released MKR 372 to conform with the recently released AC 150/5345-43J. MKR 372 is very similar to its predecessor, MKR 371. Here are 3 easy ways to diff...

  • Tower cranes are marked with paint for day and red/infrared lights for night

    5 Key Changes to FAA AC 70/7460 Obstruction Lighting Regulations

    In 2020, the FAA changed obstruction light regulations when issuing AC 70/7460-1M. The 5 key changes include infrared LEDs, the definition of obstruction, catenary marker...