AVIONICS

17/06/2019

Universal Avionics (UA), an Elbit Systems Company, is seeing increased interest from the Airline Aftermarket for Enhanced Flight Vision System (EFVS) solutions. The company recently kicked-off a ClearVision EFVS program with AerSale, Inc. to develop an FAA Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for the Airbus A320 aircraft. That retrofit upgrade certification is expected by the end […]

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17/06/2019

Universal Avionics (UA), an Elbit Systems Company, is showcasing its unique Interactive-Synthetic Vision System (i-SVS) during the 2019 Paris Air Show. The innovative operator’s sight-control concept allows pilots to easily select entities on the company’s conformal SkyLens Head-Wearable Display (HWD), sending it directly to the InSight Display System. SkyLens and InSight are both critical components […]

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17/06/2019

Universal Avionics (UA), an Elbit Systems Company, introduces the next generation of Flight Management System (FMS), the ClearVision™ Interactive-FMS (i-FMS). The i-FMS is a software-based FMS designed to be an end-supplier solution for flight management in an Integrated Modular Avionics (IMA) infrastructure. The i-FMS offers the latest in Human-Machine Interface (HMI) by augmenting Head-Up Displays […]

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06/06/2019

SmartSky Networks has initiated the final site completion phase of its next generation Air-to-Ground (ATG) network for business and commercial aviation, launching later in 2019.  SmartSky’s airborne network, which began its nationwide deployment a few years ago, incorporates many 5G wireless technologies that have been experienced during a large number of highly successful inflight demonstrations […]

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04/06/2019

SmartSky Networks has initiated the final site completion phase of its next generation Air-to-Ground (ATG) network for business and commercial aviation, launching later in 2019.  SmartSky’s airborne network, which began its nationwide deployment a few years ago, incorporates many 5G wireless technologies that have been experienced during a large number of highly successful inflight demonstrations […]

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04/06/2019

Garmin has incorporated new enhancements and features to the GTN 650/750 series touchscreen navigators. With the latest software update and a compatible ADS-B In receiver, pilots can now view new FIS-B weather products on the GTN. Also, when the GTN 650/750 is paired with a G3X Touch flight display in experimental/amateur-built aircraft, pilots now have […]

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03/06/2019

Gogo, the leading global provider of broadband connectivity products and services for aviation, announced its plans to build a 5G network for aviation. The new ATG network will be designed for use on business aviation aircraft, commercial regional jets, and smaller mainline jets operating within the contiguous United States and Canada. Gogo expects the network […]

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03/06/2019

Inmarsat, the world leader in global mobile satellite communications, announced a contract with Airbus Defence & Space (Airbus) to develop a pioneering new generation of satellites for its Global Xpress (GX) network, which will mark a transformative step-change in inflight broadband capabilities for airlines across the world. Airbus has been selected to deliver Inmarsat’s newest […]

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03/06/2019

Garmin has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Supplemental Type Certification (STC) for the GFC 600 autopilot in the Cessna 208/208B (with and without floats). Intended for high performance piston single/twin-engine and turbine aircraft that have a wide range of speed and performance characteristics, the GFC 600 delivers superior in-flight characteristics, self-monitoring capabilities and minimal maintenance […]

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03/06/2019

Garmin announced several new enhancements and the addition of new features within the GTN 650/750 series touchscreen navigators. With the latest software update and a compatible ADS-B In receiver, pilots can now view new FIS-B weather products on the GTN. Also, when the GTN 650/750 is paired with a G3X Touch flight display in experimental/amateur-built […]

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28/05/2019

Strengthening the approach towards the Business Aviation and Special Mission Aircraft market, JetSupport and Scandinavian Avionics signed a Strategic Partnership Agreement, complementing the existing Cooperation Agreement from 2016. The main objective of the new Strategic Partnership Agreement is to further expand the avionics business opportunities for both companies, as well as all associated maintenance, repair […]

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28/05/2019

Garmin’s G5000 is the new fully integrated flight deck retrofit for the Citation Excel and XLS. Fully compliant with all future mandates & options, JetSupport will perform the very first European G5000 retrofit on a Citation Excel. “We wish to congratulate JetSupport on securing the first European G5000 customer upgrade for the Citation Excel/XLS in […]

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24/05/2019

Gogo and ForeFlight announced that together they’ve enabled ForeFlight Mobile to integrate wirelessly with Gogo AVANCE and ATG systems – delivering a simplified, more consistent app experience. ForeFlight Mobile is today’s industry-leading EFB app, trusted by pilots worldwide. However, up til now, the app required a separate GPS system and antenna on the aircraft to […]

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22/05/2019

Inmarsat, the world leader in global mobile satellite communications, has announced a brand new top-end package for its Jet ConneX Business Aviation inflight broadband solution, with unlimited data usage and 33% higher speeds compared to the service’s previous fastest plan. The new ‘JX-Pro’ package was unveiled at the European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition (EBACE) […]

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