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.

Jul 3, 2014 - 5:00 AM
An independent aircraft global tracking solution has become an imperative in the wake of the disappearance of the Malaysia Airlines 777.
Jul 1, 2014 - 12:55 PM
Pilots who need to learn how to operate new Fans and CPDLC features can use a new training system in their own aircraft.
Jul 1, 2014 - 2:55 AM
Unsure of the benefits–and awaiting subsidies–many users have delayed equipage, pointing to a scramble to equip before the 2020 deadline.
Jun 26, 2014 - 3:21 PM
With the FAA holding firm on its 2020 ADS-B mandate, experts advise that now is the time to talk to your avionics shop.
Jun 24, 2014 - 2:25 PM
The new program from Jeppesen offers worldwide navigation charts on Microsoft’s Surface 2 tablets, and allows split-screen dual application usage.
Jun 12, 2014 - 3:00 PM
The functionality of an ADS-B unit bought today would be the same as one bought in 2020.
Jun 12, 2014 - 2:50 PM
App delivers most of the website’s functionality and additional features such as geo-referenced approach and taxi charts and a moving map.
Jun 10, 2014 - 6:00 PM
Change prompted by the rapid growth in data usage.
Jun 10, 2014 - 6:00 PM
Change prompted by the rapid growth in data usage.
Jun 7, 2014 - 12:15 AM
Starting next month, unlimited service contracts will not be an option, but current users will be grandfathered in through the end of 2016.