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.
Under Sikorsky’s Matrix technology program, a modified S-76 is to perform a fully autonomous flight in an obstacle-rich environment this year.
The FAA is allowing the Apple iPad mini paired with Jeppesen EFB solutions to be used in cockpits at commercial aircraft operators.
Rockwell Collins announced an upgrade path for Fans 1/A capability in Dassault Falcon 50EXs, 2000s and 2000EXs.
New Avidyne FMS/GPS navcoms target the replacement market for the Garmin GNS 430/530.
Knowledge contest aims to study and advance the use of low-cost tablets, such as the iPad, as EFBs.
The AV100 uses hybrid active noise-cancelling technology and signal processing to attenuate the specific frequencies inside an airplane.
The charts provide georeferenced aircraft position overlays on the approach charts.
Highlights include video lenses and rebate programs.
Certifications cover the Aviator 300 and UCS 5000.