China Southern Picks Rockwell Collins For A320 Cockpits

 - November 13, 2012, 3:20 PM
China Southern signed an agreement for a comprehensive package of Rockwell Collins avionics for 16 new Airbus A330s today at Airshow China 2012 in Zhuhai.

China Southern selected a comprehensive package of Rockwell Collins avionics for 16 new Airbus A330 aircraft, signing the agreement in a ceremony at Airshow China 2012 in Zhuhai today. The deal includes Rockwell Collins’ MultiScan Threat Detection System; the GLU-925 Multi-Mode Receiver (MMR), the industry’s first MMR certified for precision landing using either satnav or instrument landing systems; and SAT-2100 satellite communications system.

TC Chan, Rockwell Collins’ vice president and managing director of Asia Pacific, said, “The systems we’re providing naturally benefit the passengers with a smoother, more pleasant ride.”

China Southern also selected the following sensors: ADF-900 Automatic Direction Finder, DME-900 Distance Measuring Equipment, HFS-900D High Speed Data Radio, VHF-2100 Very High Frequency Transceiver, CPL-920D Coupling Unit and VOR-900 VHF Omnidirectional Radio.