Avionics and ATC
New developments and products in avionics, specifically about aircraft electronics in the cockpit; and news, issues, personnel, equipment and developments about air traffic management.
New service automates the more than 350 data accuracy checks per procedure required by the FAA.
SmartSky 4G will provide more than 10 times the typical speed and capacity of networks currently in the market.
Chicago Center is still expecting to use numerous traffic management initiatives early next week during the transition.
Milestone agreement was coordinated by Germany-based Rheinland Air Service.
The FAA is "communicating clearly and unequivocally" that it will not extend the deadline for the next major milestone toward NextGen.
System displays safety-enhancing AOA and audible alerts throughout critical phases of flight.
The solution will be available as a Bombardier Service Bulletin.
The trial will take place at Leesburg (Va.) Airport, which currently has no tower, next summer.
“Criminal action by a contractor knocked out communications equipment” at the FAA air route traffic control center.
STC approval of the G5000 in the Beechjet 400A/400XP is targeted for the fourth quarter of 2015.