Avionics

New developments and products in avionics, specifically about aircraft electronics in the cockpit.

Blue Sky Network’s HawkEye 7200A satcom system meets ICAO criteria for continuous aircraft tracking.
Nov 14, 2015 - 10:45 AM
The new HawkEye 7200A satellite tracking system is lighter and smaller than previous models.
Allan Schrader, president of Lightspeed Aviation, presents this year’s Lightspeed Foundation Pilot’s Choice Awards in Palm Springs, Calif. Since 2010, Lightspeed has awarded $500,000 to date to recipients chosen by “the pilot community.”
Nov 14, 2015 - 9:00 AM
A unique award that aims to engage the general aviation community in helping to raise awareness of its good deeds.
Nov 13, 2015 - 9:00 AM
A new STC is now available from Spirit Aeronautics
Fatal Accidents & Possible Value of EVS
Nov 13, 2015 - 3:00 AM
Lexavia believes that EVS technology can help prevent a significant number of accidents.
Nov 13, 2015 - 3:00 AM
Guardian Mobility Provides Real-Time Locational Awareness
Avidyne’s IFD440 panel-mount GPS navigator is a plug-and-play replacemenf for the Garmin GNS430, and features hybrid touchscreen technology. Pilots can activate features via the touchscreen, but also the old-fashion way, with knobs and buttons.
Nov 13, 2015 - 2:00 AM
The approval covers Avidyne’s IFD440 and the latest 10.1 software upgrade for the IFD540.
Nov 13, 2015 - 2:00 AM
DAC Obtains Adds More Autopilots To AML
Thales is offering demonstrations of its head-worn TopMax HUD on a Bose noise-canceling headset.
Nov 12, 2015 - 12:00 PM
The new Thales head-up display is lighter and costs about half the price of a conventional HUD.
Banyan’s Craig Chin, avionics installation lead coordinator (left), reviews the Challenger 604 work order along with Charles Amento, director of maintenance (center), and Curtis Florio, maintenance crew leader.
Nov 12, 2015 - 10:00 AM
With its first FANS 1/A Challenger upgrade in the hangar, Banyan gears up for more to come.
Piper's diesel-powered Archer DX
Nov 12, 2015 - 9:00 AM
Piper introduces the option of the Continental diesel on its popular Archer,.