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.

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.
Jun 5, 2014 - 2:50 AM
In some countries that have implemented ADS-B OUT equipment requirements, a letter of authorization will be mandatory for business jet operators.
Jun 4, 2014 - 5:15 AM
Such a shutdown would only hinder ongoing Russian efforts toward a Waas-like system.
Jun 4, 2014 - 2:50 AM
Operators who waited might be hard pressed to secure installation dates before the January 2020 deadline.
Jun 3, 2014 - 4:20 AM
Honeywell surveyed AIN readers to find out how operators are preparing to meet new technical mandates.