STCs received for EVAS in Challenger series

 - May 22, 2008, 6:05 AM

EVAS Worldwide, an affiliate of Ramsey, N.J.-based Aircraft Services Group, said its $11,950 Emergency Vision Assurance System (EVAS) personal cockpit smoke-displacement unit received certification for use in the Challenger 600, 601 and 604. The company expects STCs to be awarded soon on the Global Express and King Air series. Approvals are also pending for the Falcon 50 and 50EX, Beechjet and Airbus A320. Currently, EVAS is certified in more than 20 aircraft and the company said it has delivered more than 1,000 EVAS units. STCs are required for EVAS when used in Part 135 operations.