Established in 1963, Control Products Corporation is one of the world leaders in aircraft lighting and simulation systems specializing in NVIS aircraft lighting. It offers products, such as bezels/keypads, FAA repair station, lighting, NVIS compatible lighting and simulation systems. The company has designed the US Air Force F-16 NVIS lighting kit and built the first 206 NVIS F-16 kits for the Air National Guard and Reserves. Control Products Corporation has also modified F-16's for six European Air Forces, Singapore Air Force and SE Asia Air Force. In 2000, the company acquired Rheaco Inc. a sheet metal and machining company.