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.

Oct 2, 2014 - 2:35 PM
The trial will take place at Leesburg (Va.) Airport, which currently has no tower, next summer.
Sep 30, 2014 - 3:40 PM
“Criminal action by a contractor knocked out communications equipment” at the FAA air route traffic control center.
Sep 25, 2014 - 4:00 PM
STC approval of the G5000 in the Beechjet 400A/400XP is targeted for the fourth quarter of 2015.
Sep 25, 2014 - 3:10 PM
The first flights of the upgraded Mi-171 will take place in Moscow.
Sep 16, 2014 - 3:50 PM
Honeywell’s new JetWave satcom system is expected to be available for delivery aboard the Canadian aircraft manufacturer’s Globals starting in 2016.
Sep 16, 2014 - 3:40 PM
The move will set the stage for the EU to evolve its air traffic management infrastructure to a more satellite-based system.
Sep 9, 2014 - 3:10 PM
Of second-quarter avionics sales, 51.7 percent was for forward-fit avionics, while 48.8 percent was for retrofit avionics.
Sep 9, 2014 - 2:55 PM
Deliveries of Kodiaks equipped with the Garmin GFC 700 will begin in the fourth quarter.
Sep 6, 2014 - 12:25 AM
CMA-9000 flight management system and CMA-5024 GPS/Waas landing system have been selected on the Airbus Helicopters EC225e.
Sep 4, 2014 - 2:08 PM
Retrofit delivers a NextGen-capable avionics system with three interchangeable 14-inch touchscreen flight displays.